Reporter with migrant caravan: Bangladeshis joined it; at least some detained by authorities

Reporter with migrant caravan: Bangladeshis joined it; at least some detained by authorities
"Migrant caravan" from Honduras, October 2018. YouTube video

[Ed. – Bangladesh has plenty of peaceful Muslims who have been preyed on by the radical jihadis Bangladesh also has.  The question is which ones, having arrived in Central America, would join a caravan of migrants determined to crash the U.S. border.  I know which ones I’d bet on.]

A Spanish language reporter who has spent weeks embedded with the migrant caravan said in a Friday report that people from Bangladesh had joined the mass of people trying to cross from Guatemala into Mexico.

Univision correspondent Francisco Santa Anna reported from the bridge separating Guatemala and Mexico. The bridge has been packed with thousands of migrants demanding access to Mexico, with the ultimate goal of crossing the border of the United States illegally. The caravan has now swelled to many thousands.

The Bangladeshis, he said, were detained in an immigration facility, though it’s not clear what happened to them after their detention.

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