At the penultimate border on the path to the US: “If we go through this hell it is for the future of our children” | EUROtoday

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Thousands of migrants cross the pure border between Guatemala and Mexico day by day aboard rafts managed by ‘coyotes’ and tolerated by the authorities of each nations.

A raft crosses the Suchiate River, the natural border between Mexico and Guatemala.
A raft crosses the Suchiate River, the pure border between Mexico and Guatemala.Juan Luis Rod


The son of Venezuelan Cristian Primera doubts whether or not to set foot on the unstable inflatable raft on which a dozen migrants are boarding. “Oh no dad, how terrible, this sinks”says the five-year-old boy nervously, with out letting go of his arms.

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