Americas Why are Nicaraguan youths staying put while neighbors migrate north?

Of the 62,998 unaccompanied children who've been detained at the US border between Oct. 1 and the end of July, only 194 have been Nicaraguan.

By , McClatchy

OSWALDO RIVAS

Nicaragua is the second poorest country in the Western Hemisphere and, like its Central American neighbors, a transhipment point for cocaine headed to the United States.