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Archived: 1,000 Undocumented and Unaccompanied Minors Sent to Arizona Shelter Following a Surge in Border Crossings

By Julissa Catalan Photo by: Johnny Hanson / Associated Press In a government effort to regulate the U.S. border, more than 1,000 unaccompanied Central American children were shipped to a makeshift Arizona shelter after overwhelming the U.S.-Mexico border. President Obama last week called the surge an “urgent humanitarian situation” and…