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Migrant Kids Now Draw Protest in Ariz.

Migrant Kids Now Draw Protest in Ariz.
Posted July 15th, 2014 @ 1:24pm by Matt Cantor, Newser Staff

(NEWSER) – In the wake of a protest in Murrieta, Calif., demonstrators are preparing a similar greeting for child migrants headed to a town in Arizona. Some 40 to 60 undocumented kids are due to arrive today in Oracle, Ariz., where a private facility in the town of 3,700 will be providing them with shelter, NBC News reports. Up to 500 people, led by a local resident, are planning to protest the move. "We're supposed to be having a transparent government, but this deal was cut in the cover of darkness," says Robert Skiba.

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