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Mexico plans 17 shelters for children on southern border

Guadalupe Correa-Cabrera, a nonresident scholar at the Baker Institute Center for the United States and Mexico, told AP News that the key for the new facilities will be the financing and the conditions they offer for the child migrants coming from Central America. “One thing is the rhetoric and the intentions, but the real funding for the minors and the length of the commitment is another thing,” she said: