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Asylum seekers face long wait at border

Nogales, Mexico – Guadalupe and her two-year-old daughter have been waiting at the port of entry to the US in Nogales, Mexico for days.

The 22-year-old fled her home state of Sinaloa, Mexico more than two weeks ago after she found out the father of her daughter was part of a drug cartel in the area.

“He wanted to keep our child and he started to threaten to kill me,” Guadalupe, who asked not to use her surname, told Al Jazeera.

Read on in Al Jazeera