Luis Antonio Rojas/Panos Pictures

Palenque, Chiapas, Mexico

Lionel (17), an unaccompanied Honduran migrant, tries unsuccessfully to call his mother for the first time since he left home to let her know that he is well at the Casa del Caminante Jtatic Samuel Ruiz Garcia shelter. The first time he attempted to reach the U.S. he was 14. Now, 17, he is making his third attempt. He is leaving behind his small child and his pregnant girlfriend, whom he hopes to support with his earnings in the U.S.

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Luis Antonio Rojas/Panos Pictures
Palenque, Chiapas
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4000 x 2667 pixels
33.87 x 22.58 cm (300 dpi)
13.33 x 8.89 inch (300 dpi)
5.5 MB size on disk
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