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US-Mexico Border / Illegal Immigration #1127513

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 16, 2014
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) The surge of unaccompanied minors coming to the US noted; findings of a Pew poll on the legal process for Central American child immigrants cited.

(San Salvador, El Salvador: Manuel Bojorquez) The story of 16-year-old Raul, who tried to flee the violence in El Salvador but was turned back in Mexico, presented; details given about how his family was deported from St. Paul, Minnesota and the murder of his father. [RAUL – says gangs killed 2 or 3 guys his age because they didn’t want to join; says his dream was to get to the US.] Raul’s need to support his mother and sister discussed.

Pelley, Scott;
Bojorquez, Manuel

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