To improve the long-term situation, Washington must first work toward improving conditions in Central America, in addition to reforming its own asylum procedures.
[I] is the terrible economic situation of the Northern Triangle countries that forces people who have literally no opportunities, to emigrate.
We are the target of violence from a hate based on the color of our skin and our place of origin.
[T]he thousands of people affected ... are among the most courageous of people.
The justification for the attack is simply that we are Guatemalan.
Their rights are just a bill of exchange and their lives, a safe-conduct for governments that have agreed to become complicit.
The United States has taken a long time to understand that serious agreements cannot be made with corrupt governments.
Pompeo said that Abrams is a realistic thinker with long experience in human rights. A lot of people in Latin America shuddered.
None of the plans for, or routes to, better living conditions for the population of the Central American countries will bear fruit while weak democracies persist.
Donald Trump's administration reacted to Jakelin’s death by denying any responsibility, and such denials are typical of those in power.