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I could try and ask for work see and this person and I'm from this place but if I don't have that document I can't get a job with no ID Elizabeth Rodriguez a migrant from inside the lord feels lost in Mexico okay minus imagine if something happens to me here in this country how would they be able to identify me and if your send money you can't receive it because you need your ID Rodriguez's story isn't true rare into the what ifs Reuters reporter Julia love was recently there the US says that if the policy is that it will return all legitimate forms of identification to migrants %HESITATION but during my time in sealab quite as I spoke with eleven migrants who told me that their %HESITATION identification was taken while they were in the United States and not return to them when they were sent back to Mexico licensee land what is is much more complicated for my demands without their identification and many migrants told me that they were turned away from potential jobs the rush of migrants returning to Mexico is the results of a recent trump administration policy that has forced thousands of central Americans to wait south of the border while their asylum cases are pending once you that's why this official speaking on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to be interviewed told Reuters that the majority of migrants he's met with returned without ID's he said some people lose them but others complain they were taken away in the US well this issue is not new it is much more worrisome under the new trump policy according to immigration lawyers because under it they're required to wait in the third country in are more vulnerable to arrest and detention and even if they wanted to give up on their asylum claims and return home without an ID they can't since they have not , thing to show authorities along the way US department of homeland security officials did not comments on the issue