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Guatemalan boy escapes torture back home, then was separated from his father at the border

Escaping torture by gangs in Guatemala, 9-year-old Byron Xol and his father crossed the Rio Grande illegally just to be separated again at the border when his father was deported back to his country. Ten months later, Byron is being shuffled from shelter to shelter while he awaits to be released hoping to be reunited with his father. Ricardo de Anda, a civil and immigrant rights who is representing Byron, spoke to UNews about his case.

Guatemalan boy escapes torture back home, then was separated from his father at the border

Escaping torture by gangs in Guatemala, 9-year-old Byron Xol and his father crossed the Rio Grande illegally just to be separated again at the border when his father was deported back to his country. Ten months later, Byron is being shuffled from shelter to shelter while he awaits to be released hoping to be reunited with his father. Ricardo de Anda, a civil and immigrant rights who is representing Byron, spoke to UNews about his case.

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