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Families Divided

The government has lost track of hundreds of migrant parents, likely delaying reunifications

For the second time, it looks like the government's efforts to reunify separated migrant families will be stymied by its own bureaucratic failings.

Immigrants, many wearing ankle monitors, are dropped off at the McAllen Central Station, where they are they are given bus tickets to other parts of the country. On Saturday, June 23, 2018. Reynaldo Leal for The Texas Tribune

Families Divided

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