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United Nations pushes United States to reform refugee-immigrant law in wake of tens of thousands of undocumented immigrants

Since October, about 52,000 children have been taken

Since October, about 52,000 children have been taken into custody by U.S. Border Patrol agents. (July 11, 2014 7:16 PM)

As tens of thousands of children cross the border into the United States, United Nations officials are urging the U.S. to open its doors to them, in what they are calling a refugee situation.

Since October, about 52,000 children have been taken into custody by U.S. Border Patrol agents, about 75 percent of whom hail from Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador.

According to the New York...

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