Police halt migrant caravan in southern Mexico

Witnesses say people are being forced onto police buses and taken to an immigration centre.

    Mexican police have intercepted a caravan of migrants in southern Mexico.

    Witnesses say hundreds of people were sent to an immigration centre. Some say Mexico is under pressure from the United States and backpedalling on promises of better treatment for Central American migrants.

    Al Jazeera's Laura Burdon-Manley reports.


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