Mexican authorities detain 800 Central American migrants | AFP

Mexican authorities detained 800 migrants from Honduras and Salvador Thursday in Ciudad Hidalgo. The migrants had earlier crossed the Suchiate border river, asking Mexican authorities for a transit visa to the US. They were resting in a makeshift migrant camp when the Mexican national guard broke it up.

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Hundreds of Central American migrants cross into Mexico from Guatemala | AFP

Hundreds of Central American migrants make their way in Mexico after crossing the Suchiate river on the border with Guatemala, forming a column and trekking to Ciudad Hidalgo, in the southern Mexican state of Chiapas. IMAGES

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Honduran migrants wait for caravan to arrive to continue north

Honduran migrants wait in the Mexican border town of Ciudad Hidalgo for a caravan of several thousand migrants making its way through Guatemala, hoping to travel with them northward in hopes of reaching the United States, as US President Donald Trump threatened to send the military to close the US-Mexican border.