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Detained parents reunited with children

Elsa Ortiz (L), who had been separated from her son Anthony David Tobar at the U.S. border under President Donald Trump's "zero tolerance" immigration policy, holds him inside a car after he was deported from the U.S., in Guatemala City, Guatemala August 14, 2018. The writing on the windshield reads "Jesus Christ, God guide me." REUTERS/Luis Echeverria

Elsa Ortiz (L), who had been separated from her son Anthony David Tobar at the U.S. border under President Donald Trump's "zero tolerance" immigration policy, holds him inside a car after he was deported from the U.S., in Guatemala City, Guatemala...more

Elsa Ortiz (L), who had been separated from her son Anthony David Tobar at the U.S. border under President Donald Trump's "zero tolerance" immigration policy, holds him inside a car after he was deported from the U.S., in Guatemala City, Guatemala August 14, 2018. The writing on the windshield reads "Jesus Christ, God guide me." REUTERS/Luis Echeverria
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Anthony David Tobar (L), who was separated from his mother at the U.S. border under President Donald Trump's "zero tolerance" immigration policy, greets family members after his deportation, in Guatemala City, Guatemala August 14, 2018. REUTERS/Luis Echeverria

Anthony David Tobar (L), who was separated from his mother at the U.S. border under President Donald Trump's "zero tolerance" immigration policy, greets family members after his deportation, in Guatemala City, Guatemala August 14, 2018. REUTERS/Luis...more

Anthony David Tobar (L), who was separated from his mother at the U.S. border under President Donald Trump's "zero tolerance" immigration policy, greets family members after his deportation, in Guatemala City, Guatemala August 14, 2018. REUTERS/Luis Echeverria
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Rolando Bueso, 37, a deportee under the Trump administration's hardline immigration policy, his son Johan, 15 months, who remained at an Arizona shelter for five months after they were separated, and Adalicia Montecino, 21, Johan's mother, smile as they prepare for a photo outside their house in La Libertad, in Comayagua state Honduras July 27, 2018. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Rolando Bueso, 37, a deportee under the Trump administration's hardline immigration policy, his son Johan, 15 months, who remained at an Arizona shelter for five months after they were separated, and Adalicia Montecino, 21, Johan's mother, smile as...more

Rolando Bueso, 37, a deportee under the Trump administration's hardline immigration policy, his son Johan, 15 months, who remained at an Arizona shelter for five months after they were separated, and Adalicia Montecino, 21, Johan's mother, smile as they prepare for a photo outside their house in La Libertad, in Comayagua state Honduras July 27, 2018. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Gilberto Calmo hugs his son Franklin Noe Calmo, who was sent back from detention after they were separated at the U.S. border, in Guatemala City, Guatemala August 7, 2018. REUTERS/Luis Echeverria

Gilberto Calmo hugs his son Franklin Noe Calmo, who was sent back from detention after they were separated at the U.S. border, in Guatemala City, Guatemala August 7, 2018. REUTERS/Luis Echeverria

Gilberto Calmo hugs his son Franklin Noe Calmo, who was sent back from detention after they were separated at the U.S. border, in Guatemala City, Guatemala August 7, 2018. REUTERS/Luis Echeverria
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Children Mayra Gregorio and Filomena Jacinto are pictured after being sent back from detention after they were separated from their parents at the U.S. border, in Guatemala City, Guatemala August 7, 2018. REUTERS/Luis Echeverria

Children Mayra Gregorio and Filomena Jacinto are pictured after being sent back from detention after they were separated from their parents at the U.S. border, in Guatemala City, Guatemala August 7, 2018. REUTERS/Luis Echeverria

Children Mayra Gregorio and Filomena Jacinto are pictured after being sent back from detention after they were separated from their parents at the U.S. border, in Guatemala City, Guatemala August 7, 2018. REUTERS/Luis Echeverria
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Raul Sub hugs his son Abner, who was sent back from detention after they were separated at the U.S. border, in Guatemala City, Guatemala August 7, 2018. REUTERS/Luis Echeverria

Raul Sub hugs his son Abner, who was sent back from detention after they were separated at the U.S. border, in Guatemala City, Guatemala August 7, 2018. REUTERS/Luis Echeverria

Raul Sub hugs his son Abner, who was sent back from detention after they were separated at the U.S. border, in Guatemala City, Guatemala August 7, 2018. REUTERS/Luis Echeverria
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After being reunited, Christhel Nohelia Barahona Sanchez, 15, and her mother Sandra Elizabeth Sanchez, of Honduras, speak with media at Catholic Charities in San Antonio, Texas, July 26, 2018. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

After being reunited, Christhel Nohelia Barahona Sanchez, 15, and her mother Sandra Elizabeth Sanchez, of Honduras, speak with media at Catholic Charities in San Antonio, Texas, July 26, 2018. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

After being reunited, Christhel Nohelia Barahona Sanchez, 15, and her mother Sandra Elizabeth Sanchez, of Honduras, speak with media at Catholic Charities in San Antonio, Texas, July 26, 2018. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare
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Isidra Calderon hugs her son Jonathan Avila, who was sent back from detention after they were separated at the U.S. border, in Guatemala City, Guatemala August 7, 2018. REUTERS/Luis Echeverria

Isidra Calderon hugs her son Jonathan Avila, who was sent back from detention after they were separated at the U.S. border, in Guatemala City, Guatemala August 7, 2018. REUTERS/Luis Echeverria

Isidra Calderon hugs her son Jonathan Avila, who was sent back from detention after they were separated at the U.S. border, in Guatemala City, Guatemala August 7, 2018. REUTERS/Luis Echeverria
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Javier, a 30-year-old from Honduras, holds his 4-year-old son William during a media availability in New York after they were reunited after being separated for 55 days following their detention at the Texas border, July 11, 2018. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Javier, a 30-year-old from Honduras, holds his 4-year-old son William during a media availability in New York after they were reunited after being separated for 55 days following their detention at the Texas border, July 11, 2018. REUTERS/Lucas...more

Javier, a 30-year-old from Honduras, holds his 4-year-old son William during a media availability in New York after they were reunited after being separated for 55 days following their detention at the Texas border, July 11, 2018. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Isabela, an asylum seeker from El Salvador, hugs her 17-year-old daughter Dayana outside of Casa Esperanza, a federal contracted shelter in Brownsville, Texas, shortly after being reunited with her following their separation at the U.S.-Mexico border, July 11, 2018. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Isabela, an asylum seeker from El Salvador, hugs her 17-year-old daughter Dayana outside of Casa Esperanza, a federal contracted shelter in Brownsville, Texas, shortly after being reunited with her following their separation at the U.S.-Mexico...more

Isabela, an asylum seeker from El Salvador, hugs her 17-year-old daughter Dayana outside of Casa Esperanza, a federal contracted shelter in Brownsville, Texas, shortly after being reunited with her following their separation at the U.S.-Mexico border, July 11, 2018. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Yolany Padilla, an asylum seeker from Honduras, is reunified with her six-year-old son Jeslin as Leta Sanchez (R) and Jorge Baron (L) look on at Sea-Tac airport in Seattle, Washington, July 14, 2018. REUTERS/Tim Exton

Yolany Padilla, an asylum seeker from Honduras, is reunified with her six-year-old son Jeslin as Leta Sanchez (R) and Jorge Baron (L) look on at Sea-Tac airport in Seattle, Washington, July 14, 2018. REUTERS/Tim Exton

Yolany Padilla, an asylum seeker from Honduras, is reunified with her six-year-old son Jeslin as Leta Sanchez (R) and Jorge Baron (L) look on at Sea-Tac airport in Seattle, Washington, July 14, 2018. REUTERS/Tim Exton
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Anita Areli Ramirez Mejia, an asylum seeker from Honduras separated from her 6-year-old son Jenri near the Mexico-U.S. border, is reunited with him in Harlingen, Texas, July 13, 2018.  REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Anita Areli Ramirez Mejia, an asylum seeker from Honduras separated from her 6-year-old son Jenri near the Mexico-U.S. border, is reunited with him in Harlingen, Texas, July 13, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Anita Areli Ramirez Mejia, an asylum seeker from Honduras separated from her 6-year-old son Jenri near the Mexico-U.S. border, is reunited with him in Harlingen, Texas, July 13, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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Yeni Gonzalez Garcia, a Guatemalan mother who had been separated from her children, exits the Cayuga Center after being reunited with them in New York City, July 13, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Yeni Gonzalez Garcia, a Guatemalan mother who had been separated from her children, exits the Cayuga Center after being reunited with them in New York City, July 13, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Yeni Gonzalez Garcia, a Guatemalan mother who had been separated from her children, exits the Cayuga Center after being reunited with them in New York City, July 13, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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Adan, a 26-year-old from Guatemala, holds his 4-year-old son, Juan, during a media availability in New York after they were reunited after being separated for 58 days following their detention on the Arizona border, July 11, 2018. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Adan, a 26-year-old from Guatemala, holds his 4-year-old son, Juan, during a media availability in New York after they were reunited after being separated for 58 days following their detention on the Arizona border, July 11, 2018. REUTERS/Lucas...more

Adan, a 26-year-old from Guatemala, holds his 4-year-old son, Juan, during a media availability in New York after they were reunited after being separated for 58 days following their detention on the Arizona border, July 11, 2018. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Rosayra Pablo-Cruz, a Guatemalan mother who had been separated from her two sons, exits the Cayuga Center after being reunited with them in New York City, July 13, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Rosayra Pablo-Cruz, a Guatemalan mother who had been separated from her two sons, exits the Cayuga Center after being reunited with them in New York City, July 13, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Rosayra Pablo-Cruz, a Guatemalan mother who had been separated from her two sons, exits the Cayuga Center after being reunited with them in New York City, July 13, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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Walter Armando Jimenez Melendez, an asylum seeker from El Salvador, arrives with his 4-year-old son Jeremy at La Posada Providencia shelter in San Benito, Texas, shortly after he said they were reunited following separation since late May while in detention July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Walter Armando Jimenez Melendez, an asylum seeker from El Salvador, arrives with his 4-year-old son Jeremy at La Posada Providencia shelter in San Benito, Texas, shortly after he said they were reunited following separation since late May while in...more

Walter Armando Jimenez Melendez, an asylum seeker from El Salvador, arrives with his 4-year-old son Jeremy at La Posada Providencia shelter in San Benito, Texas, shortly after he said they were reunited following separation since late May while in detention July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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