Honduran migrants hoping to reach the US cross the border patrolled by Guatemalan soldiers, in El Florido, Guatemala, on Jan. 16, 2021.  (AP Photo/Sandra Sebastian)

Guatemala tries blocking US-bound Honduran migrants as caravan swells to 9,000

  • The migrants are trying to cross Guatemala to reach Mexico, driven by deepening poverty and the hope of a warmer reception if they can reach the US border
By AP ·