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Border Patrol, Rio Grande Valley, Texas, Feb. 9, 2016

Roma, Texas, USA - February 9, 2016: A family from El Salvador waits to be taken into custody at the city cemetery after being detained by the Border Patrol for illegally entering the United States by crossing the Rio Grande River. The family, from San Vicente, was fleeing gang violence, which is rampant in El Salvador.