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‘Help us’: migrant caravan sees Biden as only hope

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Matías Romero (Mexico) (AFP) – Hungry and exhausted after three weeks walking across Mexico in a migrant caravan, Elsa Pineda implored US President Joe Biden to give her daughter a chance to escape the dangers of Honduras’ gangs. “He has to help those of us who really need it,” she said after a night on a concrete floor near the side of a road with hundreds of other migrants. Despite the perils of walking along busy highways through violence-plagued Mexico, sleeping outdoors at night, Honduras in comparison is “a thousand times” more dangerous, said Pineda, 35. “Although we’ve faced hunger, ra…

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