© Reuters. Hondurans participate in a brand new caravan of migrants set to go to the U.S., in San Pedro Sula
TEGUCIGALPA (Reuters) – A number of hundred Hondurans set off for the Guatemalan border on Tuesday, searching for to succeed in the US to flee the affect of the coronavirus pandemic and pure disasters, in accordance with native media and a Reuters witness.
The group of migrants was the second massive caravan to set out from Honduras this yr, on the heels of catastrophic flooding in November from hurricanes Eta and Iota, which battered an economic system that was already significantly struggling.
Central Individuals have made up the majority of a pointy enhance in migrants making an attempt to succeed in the US by way of Mexico in current weeks, placing strain on U.S. President Joe Biden. The disaster contains the arrival of 1000’s of unaccompanied youngsters