An 8 year-old Salvadoran immigrant watches as a U.S. Border Patrol agent records family information on July 24, 2014 in Mission, Texas. Over the past year, tens of thousands of immigrant families and unaccompanied minors from Central America crossed illegally into the United States, causing a humanitarian crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border. Many of the unaccompanied minors ended up in South Florida.
An 8 year-old Salvadoran immigrant watches as a U.S. Border Patrol agent records family information on July 24, 2014 in Mission, Texas. Over the past year, tens of thousands of immigrant families and unaccompanied minors from Central America crossed illegally into the United States, causing a humanitarian crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border. Many of the unaccompanied minors ended up in South Florida. John Moore Getty Images
An 8 year-old Salvadoran immigrant watches as a U.S. Border Patrol agent records family information on July 24, 2014 in Mission, Texas. Over the past year, tens of thousands of immigrant families and unaccompanied minors from Central America crossed illegally into the United States, causing a humanitarian crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border. Many of the unaccompanied minors ended up in South Florida. John Moore Getty Images

Children of the Americas: A year after crossing illegally into the U.S.

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