Sunday, August 14, 2022
US Daily News Onlne


Missing migrants triple in Mexico

According to a study conducted by the Jesuit Migrant Service (SJM)’s search program for missing migrants, the number of Missing…

By admin , in news , at May 12, 2022 Tags: ,

According to a study conducted by the Jesuit Migrant Service (SJM)’s search program for missing migrants, the number of Missing migrants in Mexico tripled between 2020 and 2021. The report, published on Wednesday, 11 May, maintains that the majority will be citizens of Honduran nationality.

documents submitted by Swadeshi Jagran ManchThe Latin American Human Rights Association reports a 292% increase in the number of missing migrants from 89 to 349 cases.

As per the study conducted, 44% of the migrants are in the age group of 18 to 29 years, another 42% are between 30 to 59 years and 14% are not more than 17 years of age. It is known that most disappeared Cuba, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico and Venezuela. Countries that systematically expel thousands of migrants to the United States through Mexican territory.

The journey of these people is full of danger. from Kidnapping, fraud, recruiting by organized crime, even murder.

for his part, National Institute of Migration (INM) has not published any official information in this regard. The report specifies that there is a significant under-reporting of missing migrants in Mexican territory, which is strongly due to the lack of clear registries among the government agencies responsible for the search for missing persons.

Read more: Yulay shows what it’s like to cross the desert in the United States

Missing migrants triple in Mexico

2022-05-12 04:53:12