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Foreign Aid to Central America: A Solution to Immigration - BORGEN
Stories of mass migration dominated headlines earlier this year as a large caravan of refugees from Central America was seen heading towards the United States. These migrants had been driven out of their home countries by threats of violence, poor economic conditions and malnutrition. Immigration statistics following a decrease in these factors show how foreign aid to Central America has helped reduce the number of people fleeing.