A New Migrant Resource Center in Sonoyta…

The Border Chronicle is focusing this week on two Mexican border cities in the state of Sonora—Sonoyta and Nogales—and taking a closer look at how border residents are responding to the need of asylum seeking families who may be staying for months, even years as they wait for the U.S. to restore its asylum processing. Today, I write about the small town of Sonoyta which now hosts a migrant resource center and three shelters. On Thursday, Todd will have a piece on Nogales where asylum seekers are sprawled out across the city living in crowded apartments, shelters and makeshift encampments as they wait for the Biden administration to resume processing of asylum requests under the

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