'Imagine your child clinging to your leg'
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Migrant father describes moment his daughter was taken away

Cisary Banz Reynaud-Villeda was detained along with his eight-year-old daughter when he entered the US illegally on 13 June.

The authorities then took her away to another migrant centre - and he has not spoken to her since.

"It's felt like an empty void inside of me," Cisary told the BBC in a phone interview from a jail in Texas.

  • 22 Jun 2018
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