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Police officer Jorge Alberto Canizalez watches the streets from the back of a pickup during a nighttime patrol in San Salvador, El Salvador, Aug. 21, 2018 (AP photo by Rebecca Blackwell).

For Salvadorans Deported by the U.S., a Perilous Return to an Unfamiliar Home

Friday, Oct. 12, 2018

In this week’s Trend Lines podcast, WPR’s editor-in-chief, Judah Grunstein, and managing editor, Frederick Deknatel, discuss the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and the implications for U.S.-Saudi ties. For the Report, Anna-Catherine Brigida talks with WPR’s senior editor, Robbie Corey-Boulet, about the dangers facing Salvadorans deported by the U.S., many of whom are returning to a country they barely know.

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Kicked Out of the U.S., Salvadoran Deportees Are Struggling Simply to Stay Alive
The Disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi and a Crown Prince’s False Promise
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