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Border Patrol Cracks Down On Group Giving Food And Water To Immigrants

A U.S. patrol is pictured through the border wall that divides Mexico from the United States, in Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua state, Mexico, Jan. 19, 2018. (AFP/Getty Images)
A U.S. patrol is pictured through the border wall that divides Mexico from the United States, in Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua state, Mexico, Jan. 19, 2018. (AFP/Getty Images)

A new report from USA Today says official statistics underestimate the number of people who die crossing the U.S.-Mexico border. Last week the volunteer group No More Deaths released a video compilation of border patrol agents sabotaging what the group says is humanitarian work. The same day the video was released, a member of No More Deaths was arrested on charges of harboring people in the country illegally.

Here & Now‘s Robin Young speaks with Alicia Dinsmore, a No More Deaths volunteer.

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