WASHINGTON (AP) President Donald Trump said today the U.S. would begin cutting off, or substantially reducing aid to three Central American nations over a migrant caravan heading to the U.S. southern border.
Trump tweeted: Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador were not able to do the job of stopping people from leaving their country and coming illegally to the U.S.
The three countries received a combined more than $500 million in funding from the U.S. in fiscal year 2017, though it was not immediately clear how much Trump is seeking to cut.
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