Officials repatriate 68 migrants back to Cuba

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – Dozens of migrants were repatriated back to Cuba, officials said.

A total of 68 migrants were brought back to the island nation following several interceptions throughout last week.

All of the migrants were given food and water by authorities and are checked medically.

U.S. officials are urging people not to make the dangerous journey across the seas.

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