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U.S. President Trump welcomes South Korea’s President Moon to the White House in Washington

US mayors call Trump’s bluff on sending detained migrants to sanctuary cities

"Like so many issues we are forced to talk about during this presidency, this isn't a real idea or a real proposal, it's just another scare tactic."
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during an interview with Reuters in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, U.S., April 27, 2017.

Trump says without the family separation policy, migrants are treating the journey to the US like a trip to Disneyland

Donald Trump argued that family separation is an effective way of deterring migrants from coming to the US, but also blamed the practice on Obama.
Chuck Schumer.

Left-wing slams Chuck Schumer for agreeing to $1.6 billion for border security to avoid a government shutdown

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is facing backlash from Democrats after offering $1.6 billion in border security funding in the spending bill.
Riding the 'Train of Death' is dangerous.

A caravan of 7,000 migrants is heading towards the US border — haunting images show the deadly route most take to get there

The migrant caravan that trekked through the Northern Triangle and reached Mexico this weekend has swelled to an estimated 7,000 people, and is largely heading to the United States. Many follow the same route through Mexico.
A child migrant released from Customs and Border Protection in June in McAllen, Texas.

A judge has ordered the Trump administration to stop giving detained migrant children mind-altering drugs. Here’s what they do.

A federal judge found US government officials in violation of child welfare laws for putting detained migrant children on mind-altering drugs without a guardian's consent. The drugs are used to treat mood disorders, but can cause symptoms of those disorders as well, such as anxiety.

Conservative media insist the ‘cages’ used to detain migrant children are simply ‘fences’

Conservative media are pushing back on allegations that the Trump administration is inhumanely caging migrant children at the border by arguing that the so-called "cages" are, in fact, "fences" and "security pens."
A four-year-old boy weeps in the arms of a family member as he and others were apprehended by border patrol agents after illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, U.S., May 2, 2018.

A migrant father separated from his wife and child at the US-Mexico border had a breakdown at a Texas jail and took his own life

A Honduran man reportedly took his own life inside a Texas jail last month, one day after he was separated from his wife and child at the US-Mexico border. His death came shortly after the Trump administration began implementing its "zero-tolerance" policy.
John Kelly and Donald Trump.

‘The worst thing I’ve seen in 25-plus years’: Experts react to news that Trump administration lost 1,500 migrant children

Reports that the US Department of Health and Human Services cannot locate nearly 1,500 migrant children it placed with American sponsors have drawn attention this weekend amid increasing controversy stemming from the Trump administration's policies about separating migrant families.

The number of people arrested trying to cross the US-Mexico border is up for the 3rd straight month

Apprehensions at the border are up for the third straight month, but deportations from the US are below the pace set for much of the Obama administration.

Despite Trump’s tough talk on the border, migrants are still making the dangerous trip north

The number of people apprehended trying to cross the US-Mexico border illegally has dropped, but those still making the trip face more danger.