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A woman dresses a girl at a shelter, surrounded by luggage and clothes

A woman dresses a girl while staying at a shelter with fellow members of a caravan of migrants from Central America, prior to preparations for an asylum request in the US, in Tijuana, Mexico, April 29, 2018. Many members of the caravan were escaping drug cartels and domestic violence.

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Edgard Garrido/Reuters

In ImmigrationGlobal Nation.

Tagged: United StatesDana Leigh MarksKaren MusaloAshley TabaddoraslyumJeff Sessionsattorney generalDepartment of Justiceimmigration courtsjudicial independencedomestic violence#metoohuman rightsUN Convention on Refugees.