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IN PICTURES: What life is like on the US-Mexico border

January 29 2019

The United States’ southern border with Mexico is 1,933 miles long, stretching from the Pacific Ocean to the tip of South Texas.The fencing varies greatly on different parts of the border.Thousands of Central American migrants are walking through southern Mexico, in the hope of reaching the US. The Central American migrant caravans, also known as the Viacrucis del Migrante, are migrant caravans organized by Pueblo Sin Fronteras that set off during Holy Week in early 2017 and 2018.