Fleeing for Our Life: Central American Migrant Crisis

Fleeing for Our Life: Central American Migrant Crisis

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Migration from Central America towards the U.S. Isn’t a phenomenon that is new nevertheless the reasons, or push facets that are causing individuals to migrate or flee have changed. The north Triangle of Central America (“NTCA”), consists of El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras, is recognized as one of the more dangerous places on the planet, which includes caused unprecedented degrees of migration. The us tall Commissioner for refugees has called this a humanitarian crisis. Many Central Americans are refugees whom like Syrians, are fleeing with regards to their life.

A one-year-old from El Salvador clings to their mom ( John Moore/Getty graphics)

As the united states of america has seen an archive in asylum applications in the last few years, Central American countries are working with bigger migratory flows from the NTCA in their borders. According a 2014 UNHCR report, Mexico, Belize, Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Panama have experienced a 432% upsurge in asylum applications. Salvadorian immigrant Stefany Marjorie, 8, holds her doll Rodrigo ( John Moore/Getty graphics)

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