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Central American migrants head north in search of their dreams

Reuters Santiago Niltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico Oct 31, 2018, 07.18 PM (IST)

As they trickled into town, some set up tents made of plastic sheets and rested after the 56 kilometres (34.8 miles) trek from the city of Niltepec where many spent the previous night. Despite the difficult journey and faced with violence and a lack of jobs in their Central American homes, migrants said they would press on with their goal of reaching the United States. The World is One News, WION examines global issues with in-depth analysis. We provide much more than the news of the day. Our aim is to empower people to explore their world. Please keep discussions on this channel clean and respectful and refrain from using racist or sexist slurs as well as personal insults. Subscribe to our channel at https://goo.gl/JfY3NI Check out our website: http://www.wionews.com Connect with us on our social media handles: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WIONews Twitter: https://twitter.com/WIONews Google Plus: https://plus.google.com/+WIONews