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  6/25/2014, Sivan 27, 5774

Honduran Kids Desperate to Flee Terror, Settle in US


In light of the reality of gang violence and extortion threats in Honduras, many Honduran children are taking their chances and attempting to illegally cross over into the US, the land they have heard carries hope, education and opportunity, Reuters reports.

Without visas, many young Hondurans are considering and attempting to enter the US on board “The Beast,” a freight train known for transporting thousands of illegal immigrants into the US, via Mexico.