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Migrants in Tijuana trickling over and under wall

Updated : December 14, 2018 05:20 PM IST

A steady trickle of Central American migrants have been finding ways to climb over, tunnel under or slip through the US border wall to plant their feet on US soil and ask for asylum.

Honduran migrant Joel Mendez, 22, feeds his eight-month-old son Daniel as his partner Yesenia Martinez, 24, crawls through a hole under the US border wall. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
Honduran migrant Joel Mendez, 22, feeds his eight-month-old son Daniel as his partner Yesenia Martinez, 24, crawls through a hole under the US border wall. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
Honduran migrant Joel Mendez, 22, passes his eight-month-old son Daniel through a hole under the US border wall to his partner, Yesenia Martinez, 24, who had already crossed .(AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
Honduran migrant Joel Mendez, 22, passes his eight-month-old son Daniel through a hole under the US border wall to his partner, Yesenia Martinez, 24, who had already crossed .(AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
Yesenia Martinez, 24, carries her eight-month-old son Daniel as she looks for a place to cross the US border wall. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
Yesenia Martinez, 24, carries her eight-month-old son Daniel as she looks for a place to cross the US border wall. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
A Honduran migrant helps a young girl cross to the American side of the border wall. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
A Honduran migrant helps a young girl cross to the American side of the border wall. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
A woman climbs the US border wall, planning to surrender to US Border Patrol agents and apply for asylum. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
A woman climbs the US border wall, planning to surrender to US Border Patrol agents and apply for asylum. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
Central American migrants planning to surrender to US border patrol agents climb over the  border wall. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
Central American migrants planning to surrender to US border patrol agents climb over the  border wall. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
Published : December 14, 2018 05:15 PM IST
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