May 27, 2020

“A young Salvadoran woman who crossed the border to seek asylum expressed her fear of returning to her
country of origin to the Border Patrol agents that apprehended her. The agents responded by laughing in her
face.”

Source: Kino Border Initiative, “May 27 Update From KBI”, May 2020.

Sector(s): Tucson

Agency(ies): Border Patrol

Event Type(s): Denial of Asylum

Accountability Status: No steps taken