TITLE

US-bound migrants find town in Guatemala no haven

AUTHOR(S)
LaFranchi, Howard
PUB. DATE
June 1996
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;6/25/96, Vol. 88 Issue 147, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the difficulties illegal migrants from Mexico face on their way to the United States. Businesses founded by polleros or guides; Mexican government actions for curbing illegal migration; Proliferation of fraudulent documents production.
ACCESSION #
9607072995

 

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