South Asia's intense heat wave a 'sign of things to come'

A carpenter rests in the shade of a tree on a hot summer afternoon in Prayagraj, in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, Friday, May 20, 2022.(AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh) A carpenter rests in the shade of a tree on a hot summer afternoon in Prayagraj, in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, Friday, May 20, 2022.(AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)

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'They couldn't breathe': Survivor shares details inside migrant trailer

Simple advice from a friend to stay near the door may have saved Yenifer Yulisa Cardona Tomás from the deadly fate that befell 53 other migrants when they were abandoned trapped in a sweltering semi-trailer last week on the edge of San Antonio. The 20-year-old from Guatemala's capital said it was already hot on June 27 when she stepped out of the warehouse on the Texas side of the Mexico border where she had been waiting and climbed into the back of the trailer.

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