7 months Trump cuts aid to Central American countries as migrant crisis deepens MB
By Reuters WASHINGTON/EL PASO, Texas (Reuters) – The U.S. government cut aid to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras on Saturday after President Donald Trump blasted the Central American countries for sending migrants to the United States and threatened to shutter the U.S.-Mexico border. U.S. President Trump speaks to reporters at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm (REUTERS/ MANILA BULLETIN) A surge of asylum seekers from the three countries have sought to enter the United States across the southern border in recent days. On Friday, Trump accused the nations of having “set up” migrant caravans and sent them north. Trump said there ... more