U.S. cuts aid to Central American countries over migration


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The various U.S. aid programs in Honduras, Guatemala, and El Salvador, programs funded to address the causes of mass migration to the United States, are “not doing enough,” President Donald Trump said Friday.

White House officials, appearing on the Sunday news shows, explained Trump’s decision to cut off aid to Honduras, Guatemala, and El Salvador, saying the small Central American nations were not doing enough to stop the flow of migrants to the United States.

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