Mexico struggles to cope with an influx of illegal migrants

Posted: July 20, 2014 at 3:11 a.m.

TENOSIQUE, Mexico -- For years, Mexico's most closely watched border was its northern one, which generations of Mexican migrants have crossed seeking employment and refuge in the United States.

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