However, according to Pueblo Sin Fronteras, the immigrant rights group that's been leading the annual migration pilgrimage to the USA border for the past 15 years, many were illegally turned away when they went to seek asylum.
Thousands of men, women and children have attempted to escape gang-controlled cities in Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras and sought to seek refuge in the U.S. Citing the grueling conditions of traveling thousands of miles and the chance that the U.S. will remain firm in not allowing anyone to cross, many migrants have chose to stay in Mexico. "There's too much pressure because of the troops Trump sent to the border", he said.
Immigration authorities will closely scrutinize asylum seekers traveling in a caravan to the USA border and swiftly detain and deport those who don't have credible claims, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen promised Monday.
The Tijuana shelter has set up tents and was bringing in supplies to accommodate the migrants until they figure out their next move - whether it be asylum or not. The talks were launched amid US President Donald Trump's claims that NAFTA is unprofitable for the United States and his threats to withdraw the country from the agreement if the deal is not updated.
"Smugglers and traffickers and those who lie or commit fraud will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law", he said.
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Central American migrants, moving in a caravan through Mexico, rest at a temporary shelter, in Hermosillo, Sonora state, Mexico April 23, 2018.
Mexican officials made efforts to break up the caravan earlier this month, stopping the group of migrants-who were traveling together to mitigate some of the dangers typically associated with a journey to the United States-Mexico border-in Oaxaca.
"Mexico, whose laws on immigration are very tough, must stop people from going through Mexico and into the US", the president said on Twitter.
Traveling together for safety, their numbers were down from a peak of about 1,500 people since they began their journey on Mexico's southern border with Guatemala nearly a month ago, as smaller groups broke away.
But the remainder - organizers claim some 600 are still part of the caravan - say they're determined to make the U.S.
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Mexican Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo and Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland both sounded optimistic notes as they arrived at the U.S. Trade Representative's Office in Washington on Tuesday for meetings. Some of the migrants planned to stay in Mexico.
Around 200 migrants will seek asylum in the United States, fleeing brutal gang violence or political persecution in their home countries, he said.
Although Honduras and El Salvador rank among countries with the highest homicide rates in the world, rejection rates for asylum claims from those countries are very steep.
"If members of the "caravan" enter the country illegally, they will be referred for prosecution for illegal entry in accordance with existing law", she said in a statement. She added that asylum seekers were not "a security issue", and that it was a "normal function of border authorities to facilitate that right".
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