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President Donald Trump speaks about the partial government shutdown, immigration and border security in the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House, in Washington, Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019.

Trump pushed his administration to re-implement migrant family separations after he banned the policy in an executive order

Trump signed an executive order in June 2018 reversing his family separation policy following widespread outrage, including among Republicans.

A viral tweet has inspired people to donate millions of frequent flyer miles to help reunite immigrant families separated at the US border

People are donating their frequent flyer miles and credit card points to help book flights to reunite immigrant families separated at the border. A viral tweet has helped spread awareness of two organizations, Michigan Support Circle and Miles4Migrants, that collect miles and help book the flights.

17 photos that show what life is like on the US-Mexico border

Some people live right on the US-Mexico border, in everything from small shacks to mansions to tree houses. Here are their stories.
A detainee sits with a soccer ball at Otay Mesa immigration detention center in San Diego, California, U.S. May 18, 2018.

Here’s how many ICE detention centers are holding immigrants in every state

Every US state has at least two facilities where ICE holds immigrants, with many in and around major cities. We created a map that shows the dispersed geography of the more than 1,400 ICE detention centers across the US.