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Nearly 3,000 Children Crossed From Guatemala to Mexico Since Mid-January - UNICEF

Jan 30, 2019 - Targeted News Service

United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) issued the following news release:

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- Children on the move should always be protected, stay with their families and be kept out of detention centres, UNICEF says

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NEW YORK/MEXICO CITY - More than 12,000 people, including 3,000 children, have crossed from Tecun Uman, Guatemala, to Tapachula, Mexico, since January 17, UNICEF said today. It is critical to uphold special protection for these children, p...