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A child migrant's journey

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Children deported from the U.S. play after arriving on a flight from New Mexico with 38 Honduran women, girls and boys at Ramon Villeda international airport in San Pedro Sula, Honduras, in this July 14, 2014 handout. REUTERS/Presidential House/Handout via Reuters

Children deported from the U.S. play after arriving on a flight from New Mexico with 38 Honduran women, girls and boys at Ramon Villeda international airport in San Pedro Sula, Honduras, in this July 14, 2014 handout. REUTERS/Presidential House/Handout via Reuters
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Women and their children walk on the tarmac after being deported from the U.S., at the Ramon Villeda international airport in San Pedro Sula, Honduras, in this July 14, 2014 handout. REUTERS/Presidential House/Handout via Reuters

Women and their children walk on the tarmac after being deported from the U.S., at the Ramon Villeda international airport in San Pedro Sula, Honduras, in this July 14, 2014 handout. REUTERS/Presidential House/Handout via Reuters
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A woman deported from the U.S. looks for her belongings after arriving on a flight carrying 116 Salvadorans deported from the U.S., at the Monsignor Romero international airport in San Salvador, El Salvador July 14, 2014. REUTERS/Jessica Orellana

A woman deported from the U.S. looks for her belongings after arriving on a flight carrying 116 Salvadorans deported from the U.S., at the Monsignor Romero international airport in San Salvador, El Salvador July 14, 2014. REUTERS/Jessica Orellana
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Illegal migrants from Guatemala who have been deported from the U.S. wait to provide their particulars to the immigration authorities after arriving at La Aurora airport in Guatemala City, July 10, 2014. REUTERS/Pakal Koban

Illegal migrants from Guatemala who have been deported from the U.S. wait to provide their particulars to the immigration authorities after arriving at La Aurora airport in Guatemala City, July 10, 2014. REUTERS/Pakal Koban
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A bus carrying deportees from the U.S. leaves the international airport in San Pedro Sula, Honduras July 14, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

A bus carrying deportees from the U.S. leaves the international airport in San Pedro Sula, Honduras July 14, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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A girl plays with balloons as a reporter tries to interview her, after being deported with her mother from the U.S. at the international airport in San Pedro Sula, Honduras July 14, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

A girl plays with balloons as a reporter tries to interview her, after being deported with her mother from the U.S. at the international airport in San Pedro Sula, Honduras July 14, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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A girl sits next to her belongings as her mother (unseen) fills out a form with authorities after being deported from the U.S., at the international airport in San Pedro Sula, Honduras July 14, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

A girl sits next to her belongings as her mother (unseen) fills out a form with authorities after being deported from the U.S., at the international airport in San Pedro Sula, Honduras July 14, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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Honduran Janet Hernandez, 20, sits with her newborn six-day-old daughter at the Catholic migrant shelter in San Luis Potosi, Mexico June 26, 2014. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Honduran Janet Hernandez, 20, sits with her newborn six-day-old daughter at the Catholic migrant shelter in San Luis Potosi, Mexico June 26, 2014. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
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A child's shoe is seen in the railway tracks in Atitalaquia, on the outskirts of Mexico City June 26, 2014. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

A child's shoe is seen in the railway tracks in Atitalaquia, on the outskirts of Mexico City June 26, 2014. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini
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A migrant demonstrates to his friend (not pictured) how to catch a moving train in Atitalaquia, on the outskirts of Mexico City June 26, 2014. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

A migrant demonstrates to his friend (not pictured) how to catch a moving train in Atitalaquia, on the outskirts of Mexico City June 26, 2014. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini
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Migrant Santos Tome Hernandes, 16, from Honduras, sits on the railway tracks in Huehuetoca, on the outskirts of Mexico City June 26, 2014. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

Migrant Santos Tome Hernandes, 16, from Honduras, sits on the railway tracks in Huehuetoca, on the outskirts of Mexico City June 26, 2014. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini
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Arturo Medina, 22, who lost his arm in 2010 after falling from a freight train in Mexico while trying to reach the U.S., poses for a picture at his home in the small village of Suyatal, outskirts of Tegucigalpa, Honduras June 25, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Arturo Medina, 22, who lost his arm in 2010 after falling from a freight train in Mexico while trying to reach the U.S., poses for a picture at his home in the small village of Suyatal, outskirts of Tegucigalpa, Honduras June 25, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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Children accompanying the funeral procession of teenage migrant Gilberto Francisco Ramos Juarez make their way to the cemetery, in San Jose Las Flores, Chiantla, in the Huehuetenango region, north of Guatemala City, July 12, 2014. Ramos Juarez's body was found in the Rio Grande Valley of southern Texas, less than a mile from the U.S.-Mexico border. An autopsy revealed no signs of trauma and authorities believe Ramos Juarez died of...more

Children accompanying the funeral procession of teenage migrant Gilberto Francisco Ramos Juarez make their way to the cemetery, in San Jose Las Flores, Chiantla, in the Huehuetenango region, north of Guatemala City, July 12, 2014. Ramos Juarez's body was found in the Rio Grande Valley of southern Texas, less than a mile from the U.S.-Mexico border. An autopsy revealed no signs of trauma and authorities believe Ramos Juarez died of heat stroke. Differing media reports have stated Ramos Juarez's age as 14 or 15 years. REUTERS/Jorge Dan Lopez
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Villagers carry the coffin containing the body of teenage migrant Gilberto Francisco Ramos Juarez to the cemetery after his funeral in San Jose Las Flores, north of Guatemala City, July 12, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Dan Lopez

Villagers carry the coffin containing the body of teenage migrant Gilberto Francisco Ramos Juarez to the cemetery after his funeral in San Jose Las Flores, north of Guatemala City, July 12, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Dan Lopez
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Francisco Ramos (C), father of teenage migrant Gilberto Francisco Ramos Juarez, cries during the burial of of his son, at a cemetery in San Jose Las Flores, north of Guatemala City, July 12, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Dan Lopez

Francisco Ramos (C), father of teenage migrant Gilberto Francisco Ramos Juarez, cries during the burial of of his son, at a cemetery in San Jose Las Flores, north of Guatemala City, July 12, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Dan Lopez
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A Honduran child, who will be accompanied by his family when they travel to reach northern Mexico or the U.S., sleeps at the Todo por ellos (All for them) immigrant shelter in Tapachula, Chiapas, southern Mexico, June 26, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Dan Lopez

A Honduran child, who will be accompanied by his family when they travel to reach northern Mexico or the U.S., sleeps at the Todo por ellos (All for them) immigrant shelter in Tapachula, Chiapas, southern Mexico, June 26, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Dan Lopez
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People hoping to reach the U.S. ride atop the wagon of a freight train, known as La Bestia (The Beast) in Ixtepec, Oaxaca state, Mexico June 18, 2014. REUTERS/Jose de Jesus Cortes

People hoping to reach the U.S. ride atop the wagon of a freight train, known as La Bestia (The Beast) in Ixtepec, Oaxaca state, Mexico June 18, 2014. REUTERS/Jose de Jesus Cortes
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Women and their children wait in line to register at the Honduran Center for Returned Migrants after being deported from Mexico, in San Pedro Sula, Honduras June 20, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Women and their children wait in line to register at the Honduran Center for Returned Migrants after being deported from Mexico, in San Pedro Sula, Honduras June 20, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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Unaccompanied minors and a family are escorted by Honduran border policemen after being detained for lack of identity documents at a porous border known as La Montanita in the small village of Suyapa, Honduras, near the border with Guatemala, June 20, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Unaccompanied minors and a family are escorted by Honduran border policemen after being detained for lack of identity documents at a porous border known as La Montanita in the small village of Suyapa, Honduras, near the border with Guatemala, June 20, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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A Honduran border policeman looks for illegal immigrants at the border of Honduras with Guatemala in the small village of Suyapa, Honduras June 20, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

A Honduran border policeman looks for illegal immigrants at the border of Honduras with Guatemala in the small village of Suyapa, Honduras June 20, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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Unaccompanied minors and a family sit in the bed of a police truck after being detained for the lack of identity documents at a porous border known as La Montanita in the small village of Suyapa, Honduras, near the border with Guatemala June 20, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Unaccompanied minors and a family sit in the bed of a police truck after being detained for the lack of identity documents at a porous border known as La Montanita in the small village of Suyapa, Honduras, near the border with Guatemala June 20, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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Policemen search two men for drugs and weapons during a patrol at the gang-infested 14 de Marzo neighborhood in Tegucigalpa, Honduras May 23, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Policemen search two men for drugs and weapons during a patrol at the gang-infested 14 de Marzo neighborhood in Tegucigalpa, Honduras May 23, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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A general view of the gang-infested 14 de Marzo neighborhood is seen in Tegucigalpa, Honduras May 23, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

A general view of the gang-infested 14 de Marzo neighborhood is seen in Tegucigalpa, Honduras May 23, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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Children walk past an abandoned house at the gang-infested 14 de Marzo neighborhood in Tegucigalpa, Honduras May 23, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Children walk past an abandoned house at the gang-infested 14 de Marzo neighborhood in Tegucigalpa, Honduras May 23, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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A woman looks out of the door as her son sits outside their home at the Esquipulas neighborhood in Tegucigalpa, Honduras May 22, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

A woman looks out of the door as her son sits outside their home at the Esquipulas neighborhood in Tegucigalpa, Honduras May 22, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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A woman and her daughter cover themselves to avoid being photographed inside a bus, while arriving at the Honduran Center for Returned Migrants after being deported from Mexico, in San Pedro Sula, Honduras June 20, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

A woman and her daughter cover themselves to avoid being photographed inside a bus, while arriving at the Honduran Center for Returned Migrants after being deported from Mexico, in San Pedro Sula, Honduras June 20, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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A worker leads minors who were deported from Mexico at the Honduran Center for Returned Migrants, in San Pedro Sula, Honduras June 20, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

A worker leads minors who were deported from Mexico at the Honduran Center for Returned Migrants, in San Pedro Sula, Honduras June 20, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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Women and their children wait in line to register at the Honduran Center for Returned Migrants after being deported from Mexico, in San Pedro Sula, Honduras June 20, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Women and their children wait in line to register at the Honduran Center for Returned Migrants after being deported from Mexico, in San Pedro Sula, Honduras June 20, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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Unaccompanied minors watch TV at the Honduran Center for Returned Migrants after being deported from Mexico, in San Pedro Sula, Honduras June 20, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Unaccompanied minors watch TV at the Honduran Center for Returned Migrants after being deported from Mexico, in San Pedro Sula, Honduras June 20, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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A Honduran child, who will be accompanied by his family when they travel to reach northern Mexico or the U.S., plays on the floor at the Todo por ellos (All for them) immigrant shelter in Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, June 26, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Dan Lopez

A Honduran child, who will be accompanied by his family when they travel to reach northern Mexico or the U.S., plays on the floor at the Todo por ellos (All for them) immigrant shelter in Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, June 26, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Dan Lopez
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Honduran children have meals at the Todo por ellos (All for them) immigrant shelter in Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, June 26, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Dan Lopez

Honduran children have meals at the Todo por ellos (All for them) immigrant shelter in Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, June 26, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Dan Lopez
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Honduran citizen Brenda Maribel Perdomo, 28, receives a kiss from her son Jefferson, 10, at the Todo por ellos (All for them) immigrant shelter in Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, June 26, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Dan Lopez

Honduran citizen Brenda Maribel Perdomo, 28, receives a kiss from her son Jefferson, 10, at the Todo por ellos (All for them) immigrant shelter in Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, June 26, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Dan Lopez
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A volunteer teaches English phrases to migrants at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church temporary migrant shelter in McAllen, Texas June 27, 2014. The Sacred Heart Catholic Church has a temporary shelter where detained immigrants, most of them fleeing violence from their Central American countries, have been taken for temporary food and shelter after being ordered to appear in U.S. immigration court, local media reported....more

A volunteer teaches English phrases to migrants at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church temporary migrant shelter in McAllen, Texas June 27, 2014. The Sacred Heart Catholic Church has a temporary shelter where detained immigrants, most of them fleeing violence from their Central American countries, have been taken for temporary food and shelter after being ordered to appear in U.S. immigration court, local media reported. REUTERS/Stringer
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A migrant child chooses clothing at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church temporary migrant shelter in McAllen, Texas June 27, 2014. The Sacred Heart Catholic Church has a temporary shelter where detained immigrants, most of them fleeing violence from their Central American countries, have been taken for temporary food and shelter after being ordered to appear in U.S. immigration court, local media reported. REUTERS/Stringer

A migrant child chooses clothing at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church temporary migrant shelter in McAllen, Texas June 27, 2014. The Sacred Heart Catholic Church has a temporary shelter where detained immigrants, most of them fleeing violence from their Central American countries, have been taken for temporary food and shelter after being ordered to appear in U.S. immigration court, local media reported. REUTERS/Stringer
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Two young girls watch a World Cup soccer match on a television from their holding area where hundreds of mostly Central American immigrant children are being processed and held at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center in Nogales, Arizona June 18, 2014. REUTERS/Ross D. Franklin/Pool

Two young girls watch a World Cup soccer match on a television from their holding area where hundreds of mostly Central American immigrant children are being processed and held at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center in Nogales, Arizona June 18, 2014. REUTERS/Ross D. Franklin/Pool
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Detainees are escorted to an area to make phone calls at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center in Nogales, Arizona, June 18, 2014. REUTERS/Ross D. Franklin/Pool

Detainees are escorted to an area to make phone calls at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center in Nogales, Arizona, June 18, 2014. REUTERS/Ross D. Franklin/Pool
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Two female detainees sleep in a holding cell, as the children are separated by age group and gender, at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center in Nogales, Arizona, June 18, 2014. REUTERS/Ross D. Franklin/Pool

Two female detainees sleep in a holding cell, as the children are separated by age group and gender, at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center in Nogales, Arizona, June 18, 2014. REUTERS/Ross D. Franklin/Pool
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A few boys try to make calls at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center in Nogales, Arizona, June 18, 2014. REUTERS/Ross D. Franklin/Pool

A few boys try to make calls at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center in Nogales, Arizona, June 18, 2014. REUTERS/Ross D. Franklin/Pool
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Detainees sleep in a holding cell at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing facility in Brownsville, Texas June 18, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Gay/Pool

Detainees sleep in a holding cell at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing facility in Brownsville, Texas June 18, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Gay/Pool
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A detainee sits in a holding cell at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing facility in Brownsville, Texas June 18, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Gay/Pool

A detainee sits in a holding cell at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing facility in Brownsville, Texas June 18, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Gay/Pool
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