US President Donald Trump has pressed his case to get the 5.7 billion dollars he wants for a wall on the southern border.

The Democrat-controlled congress is refusing to fund the project, the stand-off leading to a partial government shutdown.

In Mexico, Central Americans hoping for asylum in the US have been following the President’s repeated calls for increased border security.

Al Jazeera's John Holman reports from Tijuana.

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