Mother Fears for Daughter's Safety after Deportation

 

After fleeing from El Salvador due to domesticated gang violence- both personal and community threats-and seeking asylum in the United States, a mother and daughter were deported with their futures hanging in the balance. The mother spoke of her fear for her daughter's safety, as she had no idea what was waiting for them at the end of the plane ride. Though they were able to stay together and return, as their deportation was an "oversight," the threat to their future security and wellbeing remains.


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