A migrant man walks with a girl along a secondary border fence in San Ysidro, Calif. toward border patrol agents waiting further down the road to detain them, after they crossed under the U.S. border fence from in Playas de Tijuana, Mexico, Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018. Discouraged by the long wait to apply for asylum through official ports of entry, many Central American migrants from recent caravans are choosing to cross the U.S. border wall and hand themselves in to border patrol agents.
A migrant man walks with a girl along a secondary border fence in San Ysidro, Calif. toward border patrol agents waiting further down the road to detain them, after they crossed under the U.S. border fence from in Playas de Tijuana, Mexico, Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018. Discouraged by the long wait to apply for asylum through official ports of entry, many Central American migrants from recent caravans are choosing to cross the U.S. border wall and hand themselves in to border patrol agents. Rebecca Blackwell AP
A migrant man walks with a girl along a secondary border fence in San Ysidro, Calif. toward border patrol agents waiting further down the road to detain them, after they crossed under the U.S. border fence from in Playas de Tijuana, Mexico, Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018. Discouraged by the long wait to apply for asylum through official ports of entry, many Central American migrants from recent caravans are choosing to cross the U.S. border wall and hand themselves in to border patrol agents. Rebecca Blackwell AP

Ultimate sacrifice: Letters to the editor, Dec. 7, 2018

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