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The Central American caravan has swelled to an estimated 7,000 migrants. Despite Trump’s threats, it’s heading north toward the US border....

The caravan first set out from Honduras on October 13 as a group of 160 migrants, but grew to a massive group after word spread. The migrants have told media outlets they're fleeing their home countries due to crippling poverty and widespread violence.
John Kelly (L) and John Bolton (R) walk behind President Donald Trump

White House chief of staff John Kelly and National Security Adviser John Bolton reportedly got into a ‘profanity-laced’ screaming match ou...

White House chief of staff John Kelly and National Security Adviser John Bolton got into a "profanity-laced" screaming match outside the Oval Office.The argument revolved around difference of opinion men over the White House's response to the drastic influx of migrants crossing the southern border.
Honduran migrants, part of a caravan trying to reach the U.S., walk during a new leg of their travel in Chiquimula , Guatemala October 16, 2018.

Trump threatens to summon military and wreck Mexico trade deal amid burgeoning migrant crisis

President Donald Trump raged against the governments of Mexico and Central American countries on Thursday, criticizing their leaders for "doing little" to stop the rapidly growing caravan of migrants traveling through the Northern Triangle en route to the United States' southern border.
A caravan of more than 1,500 Honduran migrants moves north after crossing the border from Honduras into Guatemala on October 15, 2018 in Scapula's, Guatemala.

Trump is threatening to have the military ‘close’ the border against a caravan of 4,000 Central American migrants. See their journey to th...

A growing group of at least 4,000 Honduran migrants is steadily moving northbound through Central American countries, en route to the United States, where many hope to seek asylum. President Donald Trump has demanded the Mexican government prevent the caravan from reaching the US.
A person holds an American flag as they participate in a ceremony to become an American citizen during a U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services naturalization ceremony at the Miami Field Office on August 17, 2018 in Miami, Florida.

A proposed ‘wealth test’ could favor immigrants who earn 250% above the poverty rate, and it could be one of the Trump administration̵...

The Trump administration has proposed a rule to weigh immigrants' income levels when determining if they will be a burden on American taxpayers, and if they should therefore be prevented from legally immigrating to the United States.

The Trump administration is reportedly considering a new family separation policy for immigrants

Instead of forcibly splitting up immigrant families at the border, as authorities did under the "zero tolerance" immigration policy, the parents may reportedly face a "binary choice" to be held as a family in detention or have their children released without them.
Paint is seen on cars before members of the Teamsters Union participate in a tractor trailer caravan surrounding the LA Metro Detention Center in support of port truck drivers and others threatened by deportation if the courts or congress don't stop the termination of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) in Los Angeles, California, U.S. October 3, 2018.

A federal judge blocked the Trump administration from ending protections for 300,000 immigrants, citing racial ‘animus’

A US federal judge in California barred the Trump administration on Wednesday from implementing a plan to end temporary protections for more than 300,000 immigrants in the United States from El Salvador, Haiti, Nicaragua and Sudan.
An immigrant receives dental care at the Adelanto Detention Facility on November 15, 2013 in Adelanto, California.

A dentist at an immigration detention facility told inspectors he doesn’t have time for cleanings or fillings — but suggested immigrants f...

A California detention center housing nearly 1,700 immigrants provides such substandard medical care that inspectors said it provides a "significant threat" to immigrants' health and well-being, a recently released Homeland Security watchdog report said.
guard escorts an immigrant detainee from his 'segregation cell' back into the general population at the Adelanto Detention Facility on November 15, 2013 in Adelanto, California.

Inspectors who visited America’s largest privately-run immigration detention center found nooses in 15 cells and a detainee left alone in a whee...

Inspectors who visited the largest privately run immigration detention center in the country found a number of health and safety violations that posed "significant threats" to detainees' rights, the Department of Homeland Security's watchdog said in a report.

The Trump administration said it would admit up to 45,000 refugees this year, but ended up taking in fewer than half

The Trump administration announced last month it would slash the annual refugee cap to 30,000 for the 2019 fiscal year, but it accepted far fewer than that in the current year. The US has been steadily reducing the amount of refugees it accepts since President Trump took office.