Iranian Migrants Always On March to the U.S. Southwest Border

Since Coronavirus fear has prompted global airline travel restrictions on anyone traveling to and from Iran, it bears knowing that airline travel is not the only way Iranians reach the interior of the United States. Every year, Iranians travel to the U.S. southern border and claim asylum. In December 2018, Todd Bensman was reporting on migration through Panama and Costa Rica when he met four such Iranian migrants, including one who spoke English. The migrants spoke about their long journey, travel methods and hopes for U.S. asylum. The question at