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July 14th, 2014
08:03 PM ET

First group of illegal immigrants deported to Honduras from new U.S. facility

A surge of undocumented immigrants has been coming into the United States by the tens of thousands. Many of them are children escaping dangerous conditions in Central America.

First group of Hondurans deported from new U.S. facility

The first wave of those immigrants were deported Monday - dozens of adults and children held a facility in New Mexico were returned to Honduras.

The Department of Homeland Security says more deportations are on the way.

OutFront, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas.


Filed under: Immigration • News • Undocumented
soundoff (2 Responses)
  1. Jose Alex E. Cervania

    "Illegal Immigration is not a new problem.
    Native Americans used to call it 'white people'.

    July 14, 2014 at 10:42 pm | Reply
  2. Ann

    This is great news!!!

    July 14, 2014 at 8:50 pm | Reply

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