Tapachula

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Migrants  heading to Tapachula, Mexico, this week after crossing the Guatemala border. Photograph: Carlos Lopez/EPA

As Donald Trump’s deadline for new tariffs on Mexican imports draws near, Mexico has stepped up security along its porous border with Guatemala – depl(...)

Honduran migrants heading in a caravan to the US, in Tapachula, Chiapas state, Mexico. Photograph: Pedro Pardo/AFP/Getty Images

US president Donald Trump has said America will begin “cutting off, or substantially reducing” aid to three Central American nations over a migrant ca(...)

Central American migrants walk along the highway near the border with Guatemala, as they continue their journey trying to reach the U.S., in Tapachula, Mexico. Photograph:  Ueslei Marcelino/Reuters

A US-bound caravan of thousands of mostly Honduran migrants whom US president Donald Trump has declared unwelcome, crowded into the Mexican border cit(...)

Honduran migrants take part in a caravan heading to the US on the road linking Ciudad Hidalgo and Tapachula, Chiapas state, Mexico, on Sunday. Photograph: Pedro Pardo/AFP

A growing throng of Central American migrants have resumed their advance towards the US border despite Mexican efforts to stop them. Their numbers swe(...)

Migrants using handmade rafts cross the river that separates Guatemala from Mexico near Hildago City, Mexico, on June 19th. As word of the Trump administration’s new “zero tolerance” policy reaches the migrant trail, some reconsidered their trips. Photograph: Alejandro Cegarra/The New York Times

A mother from El Salvador swivelled away from the fire where she was toasting some tortillas at a migrant shelter in a Mexican border town. The woman(...)

Migrants wait to speak with immigration officials at a temporary camp in Matías Romero, a town in the southwestern state of Oaxaca, Mexico, on April 4th, 2018. Photograph: Brett Gundlock/The New York Times

With a sarcastic half-smile, Nikolle Contreras (27) surveyed her fellow members of the Central American caravan, which US president Donald Trump has c(...)