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Over 10,000 migrant children are now in US government custody at 100 shelters in 14 states

A girl and other members of a caravan of migrants from Central America get ready to spend the night near the San Ysidro checkpoint in Tijuana, Mexico on April 29, 2018. Reuters/Edgard Garrido

  • The uptick comes after the Trump administration imposed a new "zero tolerance" policy to prosecute migrants who cross the US border illegally.

  • The policy means that migrant parents who cross the border with their children are forcibly separated while they await criminal prosecution.