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Melania Trump Greets Young Boy In Migrant Center — The Children’s Stories Will Break Your Heart

Justin Caruso Contributor

While first lady Melania Trump was visiting a center for migrant children Thursday, she shared a tender moment with a young boy.

Reporter Yvonne Wingett Sanchez tweeted:

Sanchez also tweeted a photo showing the conditions in the center Thursday:

US First Lady Melania Trump takes part in a round-table discussion during a visit to a US Customs and Border Protection Facility in Tucson, Arizona on June 28, 2018. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN / AFP) (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Melania also heard a heartbreaking story about a 6-year-old boy left alone in the desert.

She also heard the tale of a pregnant woman whose child was born in the United States.

The door to a Family Unit room is seen at a processing center as US First Lady Melania Trump tours a US Customs and Border Protection Facility in Tucson, Arizona on June 28, 2018. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN / AFP) (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

US First Lady Melania Trump arrives for a visit to a US Customs and Border Protection Facility in Tucson, Arizona on June 28, 2018. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN / AFP) (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

During the visit Thursday, she also thanked Border Patrol, saying, “I want to thank you for the hard work that you do. I know how dangerous and difficult your daily jobs are. So, I really appreciate all you do for — on behalf of the country.” (RELATED: WATCH: Melania Trump Thanks Immigration Enforcement For All Their Hard Work)

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