Americas A failed journey: Central American migrants turned back before US border

More than 60,000 child migrants have arrived on the US-Mexican border since October. But tens of thousands more never make it that far. They are often returned home to existing violence and poverty - compounded by debt and despair.

By , Correspondent

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When 5-year-old Georgina first saw her older brother and cousin descend from the bus that brought them back from Mexico, she let out a joyful scream.