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Trump blasts caravan, says he's cutting Central American aid

29 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump declared Monday the U.S. will begin cutting aid to three Central American countries he accused of failing to stop thousands of migrants heading for the U.S. border. But across his administration there was no indication of any action in response to what he tweeted was a "National Emergy."
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UN says more than 7,200 have joined migrant caravan; Trump threatens to cut Central American aid

29 days ago   |   By The Morning Call

Thousands of Central American migrants resumed an arduous trek toward the U.S. border Monday, with members bristling at suggestions there could be terrorists among them and saying the caravan is being used for political ends by U.S. President Donald Trump. The caravan's numbers have continued to...
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As Migrant Caravan Winds North, Trump Vows To Cut Aid To Countries They're Fleeing

As Migrant Caravan Winds North, Trump Vows To Cut Aid To Countries They're Fleeing

29 days ago   |   By NPR

Thousands of mostly Central American migrants have crossed into Mexico with hopes of reaching the U.S. But Trump doesn't like it, and he's threatening to punish the countries they come from. (Image credit: Pedro Pardo/AFP/Getty Images)
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As Migrant Caravan Winds North, Trump Vows To Cut Aid To Countries They're Fleeing

As Migrant Caravan Winds North, Trump Vows To Cut Aid To Countries They're Fleeing

29 days ago   |   By NPR

Thousands of mostly Central American migrants have crossed into Mexico with hopes of reaching the U.S. But Trump doesn't like it, and he's threatening to punish the countries they come from. (Image credit: Pedro Pardo/AFP/Getty Images)
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Donald Trump Can't 'Legally' Cut Aid to Central American Countries Over Migrant Caravan, Former Obama Aide Says

29 days ago   |   By Newsweek

"He threatens when he feels powerless," former Obama aide Mark Feierstein said of President Donald Trump's threat to cut funding to Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador.
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