Separated families embrace at US-Mexico border for ‘Hugs Not Walls’

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  • FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Separated families embrace at US-Mexico border for ‘Hugs Not Walls'” – below is their description.

    Hundreds of families embraced amid the Rio Grande river on Saturday along the US-Mexico border to meet for a few minutes with their loved ones they have not seen for years. In the last eight years “Hugs Not Walls” event allows Mexican immigrants with irregular status and unable to return to Mexico an opportunity to meet with their families for a few minutes on the riverbed that marks the frontier.

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