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Where the children go

Occupants at Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. 


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Occupants at Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS

Occupants at Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS
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Migrant children spend time in a recreation area outside Casa Combes, an immigrant shelter for children, in Harlingen, Texas, June 23. 


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Migrant children spend time in a recreation area outside Casa Combes, an immigrant shelter for children, in Harlingen, Texas, June 23. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Migrant children spend time in a recreation area outside Casa Combes, an immigrant shelter for children, in Harlingen, Texas, June 23. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. 

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Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS

Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS
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An occupant at Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. 


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An occupant at Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS

An occupant at Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS
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Migrant children spend time in a recreation area outside Casa Presidente, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas, June 23.  REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Migrant children spend time in a recreation area outside Casa Presidente, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas, June 23. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Migrant children spend time in a recreation area outside Casa Presidente, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas, June 23. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. 
 
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Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS

Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS
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Puzzles lie on a table at at an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 17. 


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Puzzles lie on a table at at an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 17. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS

Puzzles lie on a table at at an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 17. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS
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Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. 


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Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS

Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS
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A child eats at at an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 17. 

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A child eats at at an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 17. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS

A child eats at at an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 17. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS
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Immigrant children are led by staff in single file between tents at a detention facility next to the Mexican border in Tornillo, Texas, June 18. 


REUTERS/Mike Blake

Immigrant children are led by staff in single file between tents at a detention facility next to the Mexican border in Tornillo, Texas, June 18. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Immigrant children are led by staff in single file between tents at a detention facility next to the Mexican border in Tornillo, Texas, June 18. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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Children of detained migrants play soccer at a newly constructed tent encampment as seen through a border fence near the U.S. Customs and Border Protection port of entry in Tornillo, Texas, June 18. 



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Children of detained migrants play soccer at a newly constructed tent encampment as seen through a border fence near the U.S. Customs and Border Protection port of entry in Tornillo, Texas, June 18. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Children of detained migrants play soccer at a newly constructed tent encampment as seen through a border fence near the U.S. Customs and Border Protection port of entry in Tornillo, Texas, June 18. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
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A child's bandaged toe is pictured at an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 17. 

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A child's bandaged toe is pictured at an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 17. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS

A child's bandaged toe is pictured at an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 17. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS
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A view of children inside a U.S. Customs and Border Protection detention facility in Rio Grande City, Texas. Picture received June 17. 

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A view of children inside a U.S. Customs and Border Protection detention facility in Rio Grande City, Texas. Picture received June 17. CBP/via REUTERS

A view of children inside a U.S. Customs and Border Protection detention facility in Rio Grande City, Texas. Picture received June 17. CBP/via REUTERS
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A stuffed bear is pictured on a bed at an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 17. 


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A stuffed bear is pictured on a bed at an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 17. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS

A stuffed bear is pictured on a bed at an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 17. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS
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A dormitory is pictured in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 17. 


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A dormitory is pictured in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 17. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS

A dormitory is pictured in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 17. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS
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Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. 


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Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS

Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS
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Occupants at Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. 



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Occupants at Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS

Occupants at Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS
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Casa Presidente, an unaccompanied minor shelter, is seen in Brownsville, Texas, June 18.

 REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

Casa Presidente, an unaccompanied minor shelter, is seen in Brownsville, Texas, June 18. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

Casa Presidente, an unaccompanied minor shelter, is seen in Brownsville, Texas, June 18. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare
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Casa Padre, an unaccompanied minor shelter, is seen in Brownsville, Texas, June 18. 
 

REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

Casa Padre, an unaccompanied minor shelter, is seen in Brownsville, Texas, June 18. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

Casa Padre, an unaccompanied minor shelter, is seen in Brownsville, Texas, June 18. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare
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Jerry Martinez protests the detainment of undocumented immigrant children outside a U.S. Border Patrol processing center in McAllen, Texas, June 25. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Jerry Martinez protests the detainment of undocumented immigrant children outside a U.S. Border Patrol processing center in McAllen, Texas, June 25. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Jerry Martinez protests the detainment of undocumented immigrant children outside a U.S. Border Patrol processing center in McAllen, Texas, June 25. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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Occupants at Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. 

ACF/HHS/via REUTERS

Occupants at Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS

Occupants at Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture received June 14. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS
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The inside of a dormitory at the Tornillo facility, a shelter for children of detained migrants. Picture received June 14. 



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The inside of a dormitory at the Tornillo facility, a shelter for children of detained migrants. Picture received June 14. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS

The inside of a dormitory at the Tornillo facility, a shelter for children of detained migrants. Picture received June 14. ACF/HHS/via REUTERS
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A child looks through the window of a bus carrying migrants near McAllen Detention Facility, McAllen, Texas, June 23. 


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A child looks through the window of a bus carrying migrants near McAllen Detention Facility, McAllen, Texas, June 23. @aliarsalem/via REUTERS

A child looks through the window of a bus carrying migrants near McAllen Detention Facility, McAllen, Texas, June 23. @aliarsalem/via REUTERS
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Signs are seen at a U.S. Customs and Border Patrol facility used to house immigrant children in Fabens, Texas, June 18.


 REUTERS/Jon Herskovitz

Signs are seen at a U.S. Customs and Border Patrol facility used to house immigrant children in Fabens, Texas, June 18. REUTERS/Jon Herskovitz

Signs are seen at a U.S. Customs and Border Patrol facility used to house immigrant children in Fabens, Texas, June 18. REUTERS/Jon Herskovitz
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Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, is pictured in Brownsville, Texas, June 19. 

REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, is pictured in Brownsville, Texas, June 19. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, is pictured in Brownsville, Texas, June 19. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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