Drug Cartels Abduct 100 Migrants From Caravan – Officials

Posted on November 8, 2018 8:29 am
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A group of approximately 100 Central Americans traveling through Mexico in the ‘Migrant Caravan’ have been abducted by drug cartels, according to local officials.

Children were among the missing who did not arrive in Mexico City with the rest of the group, said Arturo Peimbert, the head official for Human Rights of the People of Oaxaca.

According to Peimbert, operators of large fruit trucks were offering cheap rides to migrants on their way through the state of Puebla, and despite warnings not to accept, some did and were subsequently locked inside and whisked away.

In an interview with HuffPost Mexico, Peimbert