A man carries empty boxes past the graffiti that reads, ‘No third country’ near Congress in Guatemala City [File: Oliver de Ros/AP Photo]

Guatemala City, Guatemala – The first Honduran asylum seeker arrived in Guatemala on Thursday from the United States under a new agreement between the Trump administration and Guatemalan government that has been slammed by rights groups.

The Honduran migrant, who has not been identified, arrived in Guatemala City from El Paso, Texas on Thursday morning.

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Guatemalan Interior Minister Enrique Degenhart confirmed that more flights with asylum seekers will arrive in the coming week.

“We are awaiting for the United States to indicate to us how many people will be ready,” he said. 

On Wednesday, The Trump administration officially published

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