[QODLink]
Americas
Mexican hotel for deported migrants
In a city where housands of Mexicans arrive from the US with nothing, a businessman offers a helping hand.
Last Modified: 27 Sep 2012 13:35

The city of Mexicali is the main drop-off point for the thousands of Mexicans deported from the US every year.

But since most of them show up there broke with nowhere else to go, a local businessman decided to do something to help them.

Al Jazeera's Adam Raney reports from Mexicali.

51

Source:
Al Jazeera
Topics in this article
People
Country
City
Featured on Al Jazeera
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Featured
NSA whistleblower Snowden and journalist Greenwald accuse Wellington of mass spying on New Zealanders.
Whatever the referendum's outcome, energy created by the grassroots independence campaign has changed Scottish politics.
Traders and farmers struggle to cope as restrictions on travel prevent them from doing business and attending to crops.
Unique mobile messaging service, mMitra, helps poor pregnant women in Mumbai fight against maternal mortality.
Influential independence figure has been key in promoting Scottish nationalism, but will his efforts succeed?
join our mailing list