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I-League 2021: Love for football made Clayvin Zuniga travel to India, wants title to make it more memorable
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I-League 2021: Love for football made Clayvin Zuniga travel to India, wants title to make it more memorable

While players often switch clubs and countries for better prospects and salaries, football means a lot more to Clayvin Zuniga. It's a medium that helped him beat poverty. Through it he wants to see the world.

Homeland Security report says migrant arrests at US-Mexico border fell 28% in a month due to ‘tightened controls’
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Homeland Security report says migrant arrests at US-Mexico border fell 28% in a month due to ‘tightened controls’

The number of migrants detained after entering the US across the southern border fell 28 percent in June from May as both the United States and Mexico tightened controls, the Department of Homeland Security announced on Tuesday.

American, 33, who was deported to El Salvador two years ago returns home; ‘We’re whole again, we’re a family’, says his wife
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American, 33, who was deported to El Salvador two years ago returns home; ‘We’re whole again, we’re a family’, says his wife

A 33-year-old father of two American-born children was allowed to return to the US on Monday, two years after being deported to El Salvador. Jose Escobar was welcomed at Houston's Bush Intercontinental Airport by a group of supporters. In February 2017, shortly after Trump took office and widened the priorities for detaining and deporting immigrants without authorization, Escobar was arrested during what was supposed to be a routine ICE check-in.

Bodies of migrant father, daughter who drowned while attempting to cross US-Mexico border brought to El Salvador for burial
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Bodies of migrant father, daughter who drowned while attempting to cross US-Mexico border brought to El Salvador for burial

The young father and daughter who drowned in each other's arms last week in an attempt to swim across the Rio Grande to the United States have been returned to El Salvador for an expected burial at a private ceremony in the capital on Monday. Photographs of Valeria, lying face down in the water with her little arm wrapped around the neck of her father, Oscar Alberto Martínez, broke hearts around the world and underscored the dangers that migrants undertake in trying to reach the US. A total of 283 migrant deaths were recorded along the 2,000-mile US-Mexico border last year.

From drowned Salvadorian immigrants to The Girl in the Blue Bra, a look at most striking images depicting global crisis
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From drowned Salvadorian immigrants to The Girl in the Blue Bra, a look at most striking images depicting global crisis

In the image of The Girl in the Blue Bra, the girl's face is covered, her torso bare except for her blue bra; she is just a few seconds away from being kicked by a soldier.

‘I hate it’: Donald Trump on photo of drowned Salvadorian migrants, blames Democrats for deaths
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‘I hate it’: Donald Trump on photo of drowned Salvadorian migrants, blames Democrats for deaths

Donald Trump and Democrats clashed over who was to blame for the deaths of a migrant father and his daughter whose drowned bodies were seen in photos from the US-Mexico border

Disturbing photo of drowned father, toddler on river Rio Grande's bank highlights plight of migrants fleeing Central America
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Disturbing photo of drowned father, toddler on river Rio Grande's bank highlights plight of migrants fleeing Central America

The photo of a man's body, lying face down in shallow water, with his 23-month-old daughter by his side, highlights the perils faced by mostly Central American migrants fleeing violence and poverty

CONCACAF Gold Cup 2019: Curacao hold last year's runners-up Jamaica 1-1, both advance to quarter-finals
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CONCACAF Gold Cup 2019: Curacao hold last year's runners-up Jamaica 1-1, both advance to quarter-finals

Curacao held Jamaica to a 1-1 draw as Jamaica were unable to convert their many chances after scoring their opening goal in the 13th minute by Shamar Nicholson

World Refugee Day tomorrow: UN report says 71 million displaced globally due to war, persecution and other violence
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World Refugee Day tomorrow: UN report says 71 million displaced globally due to war, persecution and other violence

A record of 71 million people have been displaced worldwide from war, persecution and other violence, the United Nations refugee agency said Wednesday

Donald Trump set to deploy 5,200 troops on Southwest US border as part of an election season response to migrants
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Donald Trump set to deploy 5,200 troops on Southwest US border as part of an election season response to migrants

President Donald Trump, eager to focus voters on immigration in the lead-up to the elections, stepped up his warnings about the caravans, tweeting: "This is an invasion of our Country and our Military is waiting for you!"

Donald Trump says letting people enter US illegally 'unfair' to those waiting years to legally obtain green card
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Donald Trump says letting people enter US illegally 'unfair' to those waiting years to legally obtain green card

According to Cato Institute, a libertarian think tank, Indians would have to wait for decades and in some cases as much as 151 years to get a green card.

As migrant caravan heads north despite US threats, Donald Trump struggles with what to do in absence of law
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As migrant caravan heads north despite US threats, Donald Trump struggles with what to do in absence of law

Top immigration officials and close Trump advisers are still evaluating the options in closed-door meetings that have gotten increasingly heated in the past week

Migrant crisis: Donald Trump says 'anyone entering US illegally will be arrested, detained and deported'
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Migrant crisis: Donald Trump says 'anyone entering US illegally will be arrested, detained and deported'

Donald Trump has been a fierce advocate of building a border wall with Mexico to tighten the US' immigration controls.

El Salvador claims 3 children separated at Mexican border sexually abused in shelter, asks US to make reuniting families priority
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El Salvador claims 3 children separated at Mexican border sexually abused in shelter, asks US to make reuniting families priority

The government of El Salvador said the three, ages 12 to 17, were victimized at shelters in Arizona, and it asked the US to make their return a priority.

US accuses China of 'destabilising' cross-Strait ties after El Salvador announces end to diplomatic ties with Taiwan
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US accuses China of 'destabilising' cross-Strait ties after El Salvador announces end to diplomatic ties with Taiwan

The White House said that China's decision affects not just El Salvador, but also the economic health and security of the entire Americas region.

Taiwan marks 60th anniversary of deadly Chinese artillery attack; President Tsai Ing-wen vows not to bow down to Beijing
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Taiwan marks 60th anniversary of deadly Chinese artillery attack; President Tsai Ing-wen vows not to bow down to Beijing

Taiwan's president Tsai Ing-wen vowed to not bow down to Beijing as the country marked the 60th anniversary of the deadly Chinese artillery attack

El Salvador abandons Taiwan, establishes diplomatic ties with China; Taipei condemns Beijing's 'crude actions'
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El Salvador abandons Taiwan, establishes diplomatic ties with China; Taipei condemns Beijing's 'crude actions'

Beijing has been using its economic clout to peel away international support for the democratically-ruled island, leaving it with only 17 diplomatic allies around the world. Speaking in Beijing at the Diaoyutai Guest House, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi praised El Salvador's decision to "recognise there is one China in the world".

Mike Pence tells three Central American governments to end migrant 'exodus', calls on leaders to respect borders
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Mike Pence tells three Central American governments to end migrant 'exodus', calls on leaders to respect borders

Mike Pence said US officials were working to keep families together and welcomed legal immigration from their countries, but he urged the presidents to "tell your people that coming to the United States illegally will only result in a hard journey and a harder life."

FIFA World Cup moments: When Hungary set competition record by slamming 10 goals past El Salvador in 1982 event
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FIFA World Cup moments: When Hungary set competition record by slamming 10 goals past El Salvador in 1982 event

The scoreline now a part of trivia saw a relentless Hungarian side going on to hammer 10 goals against a hapless El Salvador.

US-Mexico border migrants say Donald Trump's intention to deploy military won't deter them
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US-Mexico border migrants say Donald Trump's intention to deploy military won't deter them

On Tuesday, the same day that US president Donald Trump announced his intention to deploy military to help patrol the US-Mexico border, Edwin Valdez and four other Central American migrants were walking through dense brush at a south Texas wildlife reserve, hoping to escape notice.