3 Jul 2019

‘Dangerous overcrowding’ found in migrant centres in Texas

Scotland Correspondent

On the other side of the world, yet more shocking images of migrants, people crammed into standing-only cells, children left without hot meals, proper sanitation or showers. Such were the overcrowded, squalid conditions which US government inspectors found when they visited migrant holding centres in the Rio Grande valley of Texas, where people were so desperate, they banged on doors and held notes to the windows pleading for help.