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‘I don’t know who’s telling the president this is a good idea’: Former ICE director says Trump’s wall makes ‘so li...

Sarah Saldaña, who served as ICE director from 2014 to 2017, said the border wall was an ineffective solution that won't solve the right problems.
Central American asylum seekers wait as U.S. Border Patrol agents take them into custody on June 12, 2018 near McAllen, Texas.

Thousands more children were separated from their parents at the border than were previously known, inspector general reveals in bombshell report

The family separations sparked by the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" border policy last spring had previously been pegged at 2,737 children.
A staffer at the Hacienda Del Sol shelter for migrant children is seen dragging a child across a room.

Videos appear to show Arizona shelter staffers dragging, pushing, and slapping migrant children

The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office investigated videos of shelter staffers dragging migrant children and referred the case to the county attorney.
US Border Patrol agents take a father and son from Honduras into custody near the US-Mexico border outside Mission, Texas on June 12, 2018.

The 8-year-old migrant boy who died on Christmas Eve was held in US custody for nearly a week — against Border Patrol’s own rules

The boy, Felipe Gómez Alonzo, spent nearly a full week in Border Patrol detention and was moved around to three different holding facilities.
U.S. first lady Melania Trump (C) climbs back into her motorcade after traveling to Texas to visit facilities that house and care for children taken from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border June 21, 2018 at Joint Base Andrews, Maryland.

A Melania source explains the meaning behind the controversial ‘I REALLY DON’T CARE, DO U?’ jacket she wore on a trip to visit immig...

The infamous jacket that first lady Melania Trump wore while she flew to Texas during the administration's family separation crisis had an entirely different meaning than most people believed, a source close to Trump told The New York Times.

Migrant children who were detained say they weren’t allowed to hug each other, run, cry, or use nicknames

Migrant children separated from their families have a long list of rules and aren't allowed to hug their siblings, run around, or write letters. Crying is also reportedly discouraged and they have to wake up early and clean before learning.
Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, is pictured in Brownsville, Texas, U.S., June 19, 2018.

A 15-year-old migrant boy is missing after running away from a Texas children’s shelter

A 15-year-old migrant boy reportedly left a Brownsville, Texas, children's shelter and is missing. The Casa Padre shelter has attracted nationwide attention under the Trump administration's border crackdown, and houses nearly 1,500 boys.
A Honduran child plays at the Catholic Charities Humanitarian Respite Center after recently crossing the U.S., Mexico border with his father on June 21, 2018 in McAllen, Texas.

The government says it reunited 522 immigrant children separated from their parents under Trump’s ‘zero tolerance’ policy — bu...

The government has reunited 522 immigrant children who were recently separated from their parents under the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy, the Homeland Security department said late Saturday. An additional 2,053 children remain in Health and Human Services custody.
A Honduran child plays at the Catholic Charities Humanitarian Respite Center after recently crossing the U.S., Mexico border with his father on June 21, 2018 in McAllen, Texas.

‘They cannot find the children at all’: Migrant parents face chaos and red tape trying to reunite with their kids

After the Trump administration halted its practice of separating migrant children from their parents at the US-Mexico border, thousands of families who have already been separated are now trying to navigate through a murky series of government agencies with no clear reunification system in place.

‘These aren’t our kids’: ‘Fox and Friends’ host says immigrant children shouldn’t be treated like kids from ‘...

The hosts of "Fox and Friends" mounted a spirited defense of President Donald Trump's controversial "zero tolerance" immigration policy on Friday, arguing that the more than 2,300 immigrant children who have been separated from their parents don't deserve the same treatment as American kids.