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Migrant Tragedy in San Antonio

Guatemalan village mourns two teens lost in San Antonio migrant smuggling tragedy

Relatives of the victims and other residents of the village of Tzucubal pooled their resources and traveled to Guatemala’s capital last week to confirm their identities. They now wait for the teens’ bodies to be repatriated so they can be buried.

Magdalena Tepaz Tziac, mother of Juan Wilmer Tulul Tepaz, watches her husband show a photo of their deceased child to a news…
As Manuel Jesus Tulul leaves the consulate, he holds up a photo of his son, Juan Wilmer Tulul Tepaz. The consulate used the …
Magdalena Tepaz Tziac, mother of Juan Wilmer Tulul Tepaz, fights back tears as she leaves the Guatemalan Consulate in Guatem…
María Sipac Coj, mother of Pascual Melvin Guachiac Sipac, holds the hand of her younger son as they leave the consulate to r…

Ongoing conflict and zero opportunities

19-year-old driven north by desperation is missing

The parents of Carlos Estuardo Tambriz of Xepatú, Sololá, arrive at the consulate to provide information about their son, wh…
Congressman Manuel Tzep Rosario, president of the Congressional Committee on Migrants and a native of Nahualá, spent the ent…

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