Honduran migrants stop to rest by a river in Mexico en route their march to the United States

 Honduran migrants stop to rest by a river in Mexico en route their march to the United States

A migrant caravan with over a thousand people from Honduras set off towards the United States on 23 October, 2018. The Central Americans fleeing the poverty and violence in their region halted at a river in Pijijiapan, Mexico, on 25 October before continuing their journey. The Associated Press/ Rodrigo Abd

Young Honudran migrants played in the waters of the river in Mexico as the caravan of immigrants halted here before embarking upon the nearly 1000 mile march to the United States border. The Associated Press/ Rodrigo Abd

Young Honudran boys play in the waters of the river in Mexico as the caravan of immigrants halts here before embarking upon the approximately 1000 mile march from Mexico to the United States. The Associated Press/ Rodrigo Abd

A bulk of Honduran migrants set off on an uncertain, yet hopeful march towards the United States. Halting in Mexico, they would begin the second leg of their march covering 45 miles, starting at dawn. Some of them hitched a ride on a trailer to Pijijiapan, Mexico. The Associated Press/ Rodrigo Abd

A bulk of Honduran migrants set off on this uncertain, yet hopeful march towards the United States. Halting in Mexico, they would begin the second leg of their journey at dawn that would cover a distance of around 45 miles. Some people also hitched a ride on a trailer to Pijijiapan. The Associated Press/ Rodrigo Abd

Melvin Marquez from Honduras, relaxes after having a bath in a river in Mexico on Thursday, 25 October, 2018. The Associated Press/ Rodrigo Abd

Melvin Marquez from Honduras, relaxes while having a bath in a river in Mexico on Thursday, 25 October, 2018. The Associated Press/ Rodrigo Abd

Two girls bathe on the waters of a river in Mexico as a group of migrants halts in Pijijiapan. In the hope of a safer life in America, the group trekked out of the town of Mapastepec in southern Mexico before dawn on 25 October. The Associated Press/ Rodrigo Abd

Two girls bathe on the waters of a river in Mexico as a group of migrants halts in Pijijiapan. In the hope of a safer life in America, the group trekked out of the town of Mapastepec in southern Mexico before dawn. The Associated Press/ Rodrigo Abd

Honduran migrant women get dressed after having a bath in a river in Pijijiapan. The group left the Central American region on 23 October and would have a distance of nearly 2000 miles to cover to reach America. The Associated Press/ Rodrigo Abd

Honduran migrant women get dressed after having a bath in a river in Pijijiapan. The group left the Central American region on 23 October and would have a distance of nearly 2000 miles to cover to reach America. The Associated Press/ Rodrigo Abd

Updated Date: Mar 05, 2019 15:45:41 IST