October 1, 2020 | 5: 02pm

A caravan of additional than 1,000 US-plod migrants from Honduras entered Guatemala illegally Thursday — breaking through a border safety cordon.

The young ladies and men, many carrying face masks — some carrying backpacks and tiny formative years — pushed past armed Guatemalan safety forces on the Honduran border post of Corinto.

Their unlawful entry — captured in a Fb livestream — came after a border stand-off as Guatemalan authorities tried to discontinue them, anxious proof that they did not like COVID-19.

One other 300 migrants furthermore crossed illegally, the Guatemalan migration division mentioned.

Photos point out one of the most migrants at an earlier stage of their voyage, utilizing on the flatbed of a truck as they departed San Pedro Sula, about 157 miles north of the Honduran capital, Tegucigalpa.

The exodus comes after the coronavirus pandemic dealt a blow to the Central American economy.

“We desire to glide peacefully, we don’t desire conflicts but we’re particular to reach the US,” one migrant who known himself as Alberto instructed the HCH tv channel earlier than the migrants streamed into Guatemala. “In Honduras there is nothing, there will not be any work and that you might not live.”

President Donald Trump has made cracking down on unlawful immigration a focal level at some level of his marketing and marketing campaign and presidency.

With Publish wires