Tensions between the U.S. and Mexico regarding migration have also hit hard on the borders, not only between both nations, but also between Mexico and Guatemala.
In an effort to slow the flow of Central America migrants into the U.S., President Trump said he’s cutting direct aid to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras. The U.S. sends money to those countries to help them combat drug trafficking, gang…
Corruption and political instability in Guatemala threaten to impact its ability to receive international monetary aid.
As people and goods illegally cross the Mexico-Guatemala border, many profit.
People and goods cross freely, despite help from the U.S.