MEXICO CITY — Coahuila state authorities say about 70 of the 1,676 Central American migrants confined to an improvised shelter within the Mexican border metropolis of Piedras Negras have utilized for jobs in Mexico.
Most migrants are solely allowed to go away the shelter underneath police escort to go to a retailer. A few dozen per day are allowed out to file asylum claims on the U.S. border city of Eagle Move.
The migrants can’t go away as a result of they didn’t have Mexican humanitarian transit visas. About 1,00zero of the migrants have utilized for the visas. Solely about 400 have been authorised up to now.
Authorities stated Monday 22 minors have been taken to different shelters, and 58 migrants have requested to return to their house nations. A police power guards the shelter at an unused manufacturing unit complicated.
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