Crying girl on TIME magazine cover is still with her mother, father says
A young girl crying while her mother is searched by border patrol. Photo: John Moore/Getty Images
The backdrop: Initially, it was assumed that the heart-wrenching photo of 2-year-old Yanela was taken from her mother, Sandra Sanchez, like thousands of other children subjected to the Trump administration's "zero-tolerance" policy. Denis Javier Varela Hernandez, still in Honduras, worried they has been separated as well, but later learned that the two were detained together at a facility in McAllen, Texas.