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Honduran migrants deported from U.S. often face grim fate

Clip: 04/01/2019 | 10m 27s

The deadly stranglehold of gang violence in Honduras drives tens of thousands of desperate residents to flee north to request asylum in the U.S. But few receive it, often due to a lack of documentation of the persecution they faced at home. Special correspondent Marcia Biggs reports from San Pedro Sula with harrowing stories of the fates of migrants who made it to the U.S., only to be deported.

Aired: 04/01/19

Rating: NR

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