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Two toddlers dropped from a 14-feet border fence into the New Mexico desert

Telegraph, 02 Apr 2021
Video released by US authorities shows two Ecuadoran children being abandoned by smugglers after they were dropped over a 14-ft-high barrier along the US-Mexico border.
US Border Patrol agents found the toddler and her five-year-old sister and they were transported to a nearby Border Patrol station for medical evaluation.Both children were "medically cleared", according to a statement from US Customs and Border Protection, and for now remain in the care of US Border Patrol.
The incident comes as the Biden administration struggles with finding space to house the several hundred children and teenagers who are crossing the border daily.

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