In Mexico, Reynosa Has Become An Unintended Home For A Growing Number Of Migrants

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Copyright 2019 NPR. To see more, visit AUDIE CORNISH, HOST: President Trump visited McAllen, Texas, today to continue to press his argument for a wall at the southern border. McAllen is one of the safest cities in the U.S. Across the border, however, sits one of the most dangerous cities in Mexico - Reynosa. It's become an unintended home for a growing number of migrants. NPR's Carrie Kahn reports. CARRIE KAHN, BYLINE: Josue Edgardo Baquedano arrived here in Reynosa two months ago with his 5-year-old son. They fled the violent city of San Pedro Sula in Honduras, where he says it's nearly impossible to keep your children out of the gangs. "They steal them from you or lure them away with fancy shoes and cellphones," he says. JOSUE EDGARDO...

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In Mexico, Reynosa Has Become An Unintended Home For A Growing Number Of Migrants

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