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Obama tells C. Americans not to send kids over border

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DALLAS - US President Barack Obama warned parents in Central America not to send their children alone on the perilous journey through Mexico to illegally cross the US border. 

US President Barack Obama pauses as he delivers a statement on the urgent humanitarian situation at the Southwest border on July 9, 2014 in Dallas, Texas

Obama also urged Congress to stop playing politics and work with him to pass his request for $3.7 billion in emergency funding to deal with the building immigration crisis.

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