Q COSTA RICA, Paso Canoas, Costa Rica (CNN) -Yolanda ticks off the countries she and her husband have passed through in the last three months: Brazil, Peru, Ecuador, Colombia, Panama and now Costa Rica. But she is no tourist.
“A lot of roads, lots of bus rides, and a lot of walking too,” she tells CNN, agreeing to be interviewed but asking that we only use her first name and not show her face. “For a 7-month pregnant woman, that is a long, long time.”
Yolanda says she is originally from Congo. She and her husband are among tens of thousands of migrants — many from Africa and Haiti — criss-crossing South and Central America trying to reach the United States.
Now they’re stuck in the border town