New mother on migrant caravan hopes Trump’s heart softens

Honduran migrant Alvin Reyes, 39, touches his newborn son Alvin, next to his wife Erly Marcial, 21, at a hospital in Puebla, Mexico, November 13, 2018. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

TIJUANA, Mexico (Reuters) – Erly Marcial of Honduras joined the United States-bound migrant caravan with her family even though the 21-year-old was nearly eight months pregnant. She gave birth to a healthy baby on the gruelling trail and is now hoping for another miracle. She and her family are stuck in Tijuana, Mexico, at the […]

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