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The Source: An Update On Unaccompanied Minors

Michel Marizco

So far this fiscal year over 33,000 unaccompanied minors have entered the country without authorization have been apprehended and released into U.S. communities. That's more than last year, and still very high since the surge back in 2014. 

We get an update from the Rio Grande Valley.


  • Aaron Nelsen, reporter for The San Antonio Express-News in McAllen, TX
  • Sister Norma Pimentel, executive director of Catholic Charities in the Rio Grande Valley
David Martin Davies can be reached at dmdavies@tpr.org and on Twitter at @DavidMartinDavi