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The Border's Toll

July 25, 2022 (1 min read)

The Border’s Toll: Reuter's, July 25, 2022

"From the highways of San Antonio, Texas, where 53 migrants died last month after being packed into a sweltering tractor-trailer, to the currents of the Rio Grande, the unrelenting heat of the desert in Arizona and the wall that former President Donald Trump touted as “just about unclimbable,” there have been more than 1,000 fatalities on the U.S.-Mexico border since U.S. President Joe Biden took office in January 2021."

Reporting: Mica Rosenberg, Kristina Cooke, Daniel Trotta

Additional reporting: Lizbeth Diaz in Mexico City, Jackie Botts in Oaxaca and Alexandra Ulmer in San Francisco.

Graphics: Matt Zdun and Ally Levine

Photographs: Mike Blake in San Diego, California, Rebecca Noble in Sasabe and Sierra Vista, Arizona, Adrees Latif in Roma, Texas and Lucy Nicholson in Perris, California

Video: Mike Blake and Liliana Salgado

Photo editing: Corinne Perkins

Video editing: Jane Ross

Text editing: Frank Jack Daniel

Design: Catherine Tai