Immigration Border Crisis

Deported: U.S. Sends 126 Migrants Back to Guatemala

126 Guatemalan migrants who were deported from the U.S. arrive at La Aurora airport in Guatemala City, July 10, 2014. Pakal Koban / Reuters

A flight carrying 126 Guatemalan migrants, including 90 women, landed in Guatemala City Thursday after they were deported from the U.S.

A growing wave of families and unaccompanied minors fleeing Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras are streaming by the thousands into the United States by way of human trafficking networks through Mexico.

— Reuters