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Broken Border

This migrant mother and her child couldn't wait for their asylum court date anymore. They drowned trying to enter the U.S.

The Honduran mother and son were found dead in the Rio Grande in Texas last week. They were sent to wait in Mexico while their asylum case played out in U.S. immigration court.

Idalia Yamileth Herrera Hernandez and her 21-month-old son Iker Gael Cordova Herrera died while attempting to cross the Rio Grande into Texas.

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