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A father holds his sleeping son, 3, after they and other undocumented immigrants were detained by Border Patrol agents on December 7, 2015 near Rio Grande City, Texas. (John Moore/Getty Images)
A father holds his sleeping son, 3, after they and other undocumented immigrants were detained by Border Patrol agents on December 7, 2015 near Rio Grande City, Texas. (John Moore/Getty Images)
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Following a series of raids targeting undocumented immigrants from Central America, the U.S. is turning to the United Nations to help screen migrants fleeing violence in that region.

Here & Now's Robin Young speaks with Alan Gomez, a reporter who covers immigration, about this new policy being announced today by Secretary of State John Kerry.

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This segment aired on January 13, 2016.

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