El Paso scrambles to move migrants off the streets and gives them free bus rides as shelters reach capacity

First: Groups of migrants dropped off in downtown El Paso camped outside the Greyhound bus station last week while waiting to continue their journeys. Last: Migrants helped distribute food and drinks to fellow migrants on the street.

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Jorge Salgado for The Texas Tribune

Dozens of migrants, many of them from Venezuela, receive instructions from a city employee at an El Paso welcome center as they wait to board a charter bus to New York on Sept. 16.

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Uriel J. Garc?a/The Texas Tribune

Dozens of migrants wait to board a charter bus to New York after being processed and released by Border Patrol officials at the El Paso welcome center.

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Uriel J. Garc?a/The Texas Tribune

Bodies on the jungle trail

Albeleis Arteaga plays with his son Albedaniel at an encampment near the Greyhound bus station.

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Jorge Salgado for The Texas Tribune

 

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