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Central America Raises Its Voice in Defence of Its Migrants

Posted on 02 February 2011 by editor

A Guatemalan family heading to the Mexican border. Credit:Wilfredo Díaz/IPS

By Danilo Valladares

GUATEMALA CITY, Feb 2, 2011 (IPS) – Spiralling violence against Central American migrants in Mexico has prompted legal reforms, diplomatic actions, and the creation of new mechanisms to protect citizens in this region.
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Migrants ‚Äď Victims of Crime, Not Criminals

Posted on 01 February 2011 by editor

By Emilio Godoy

MEXICO CITY, Feb 1, 2011 (IPS/TerraViva) – Although Central American migrants continue to face all kinds of abuses and even death on their way north through Mexico to the U.S. border, experts and activists have begun to see a slight change in approach to the issue.
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