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“It’s a problem Facebook has known about for many years.”Facebook spokesman Andy Stone said that the company prohibits "content that offers to provide or facilitate human smuggling. He added that Facebook permits content related to seeking asylum and that it had consulted with the United Nations on its content policies around human smuggling. The policies draw on the U.N. definition of human smuggling as “the procurement or facilitation of illegal entry into a state across international borders” that doesn’t necessarily involve coercion or force. Since 2015, researchers and journalists have regularly identified pages dedicated to human smuggling on Facebook. Deported and pennilessAt his computer, Pastor Banda pointed to another Facebook group in which migrants appear to be negotiating with coyotes.
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U.S. bound-migrants vaccinated for COVID-19 in Mexican border city
  + stars: | 2021-05-06 | by ( ) www.reuters.com + 0.77   time to read: +1 min
More than a thousand migrants who hope to reach the United States were vaccinated against COVID-19 on Thursday through a first-time effort made possible by a private donation of shots from a U.S. company, a shelter director said. About 1,200 migrants, mainly from Central America, received the Pfizer-BioNTech (PFE.N) vaccine in the border city of Tijuana, said Gustavo Banda, director of the Ambassadors of Jesus shelter. The administration of U.S. President Joe Biden is dealing with a growing humanitarian crisis as more people reach the U.S. border. Authorities in Mexico, the United States and Central America have tightened border restrictions in recent months. read moreMexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador and U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris are due to explore ways of tackling undocumented immigration in talks on Friday.
Persons: Gustavo Banda, Banda, Joe Biden, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, Kamala Harris Organizations: COVID, Central America, Pfizer, BioNTech, Reuters, U.S, Authorities, Thomson Locations: United States, U.S, Central, Tijuana, Mexico, Central America
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