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# migrant caravan

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Women in Central American migrant caravan go on hunger strike to put pressure on US authorities
More than 6,000 people are currently in the Mexican city of Tijuana hoping to apply for asylum.
Migrants retreat as US border agents push them back with tear gas and rubber bullets
The migrant caravan was trying to force through a Mexican police blockade into the United States.
US in dramatic border shutdown after hundreds of migrants try to cross over from Mexico
The Mexican interior minister accused them of trying to cross in a “violent way”.
Tensions rise at US-Mexico border as migrants protest amid army show of force
American soldiers set off rockets while migrants appealed to be let into the US.
US defence chief rallies troops as migrant caravan nears Mexican border after 1,500km journey
Jim Mattis said it’s clear that the show of force at the US-Mexico border was necessary.
Explainer: Why is Trump vowing to send up to 15,000 troops to the US-Mexico border?
Critics have blasted the move as an expensive political stunt ahead of next week’s midterm elections.
Trump says 'tent cities' to be built for migrants as thousands of troops sent to Mexican border
‘We’re going to build tents all over the place,” the US President told Fox News.
Trump claims 'unknown Middle Easterners' are in migrant caravan walking towards US
The US President did not provide any evidence to support his statements.