Monday, November 17, 2014

Front Page Of Guatemalan Newspaper: U.S. Will Grant Refuge…According To Joe Biden

From Prensa Libre:
Minors in Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras will receive refugee status in the United States as of December, according to a plan announced yesterday by the country’s vice president, Joe Biden, in the US capital plan. 
WASHINGTON DC -The presidents Otto Perez Molina, of Guatemala; Salvador Sanchez Ceren, in El Salvador, and Juan Orlando Hernandez of Honduras, welcomed the news that Biden gave at the forum “Investing in Central America: creating opportunities for growth”, organized by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). 
Biden said that parents who are legal in the US. UU. refugee status for their children who live in the countries of the northern triangle of Central America, and have not tried to travel illegally to the north may request. 
“This will provide alternatives to this dangerous journey that children sometimes start but do not finish. He is nursing safely and correctly. Do not forget that what we do at the end of the day is about dignity, it’s about watching a child in the eye and tell him that everything will be fine, “explained the American vicegobernante in his speech.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Why? I want to know why. There hundreds of thousands of orphan children in the Middle East, with no homes, no country, and many of them no families. Why bring these Central American children from countries with governments, laws and civil society to the US? Why?