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A two-year-old Honduran asylum seeker cries as her mother is searched and detained near the US-Mexico border on June 12, 2018 in McAllen, Texas.

A Getty photographer tells the story behind a heartbreaking photo he took of a migrant girl sobbing while agents questioned her mom at the border, whi...

Getty photographer and Pulitzer Prize winner John Moore shared his experience covering and taking pictures of detained migrant families at the border.
Stephen Miller.

Stephen Miller, the Trump aide behind the harshest immigration policies, is a descendant of asylum-seekers

White House senior adviser Stephen Miller has long been one of the driving forces behind President Donald Trump's harshest immigration policies.

John Kelly said a border wall ‘from sea to shining sea’ would be a ‘waste of money’

John Kelly, the former White House chief of staff, wavered on several key Trump administration immigration policies during a talk at Duke University.

‘Does it differ from the cages you put your dogs in?’: Democrats lambaste Kirstjen Nielsen over whether migrant children are still held in...

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen testified about border security, but much of the proceedings were devoted to the family separations.
Migrant boys spend time in a recreation area outside Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas, US, on June 19, 2018.

Sexual abuse allegations have been a problem in migrant children’s shelters for years. The Trump administration separated thousands of kids from...

The Trump administration faces criticism for placing separated children in the shelter system where hundreds of abuse allegations are made each year.
Occupants at Casa Padre, an immigrant shelter for unaccompanied minors, in Brownsville, Texas, U.S., are seen in this photo provided by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, June 14, 2018.

Thousands of migrant children were reportedly sexually abused in US government custody

Thousands of migrant children placed in US custody between 2014 and 2018 were allegedly sexually abused in shelters, Axios reported, citing documents.
A boy and father from Honduras are taken into custody by US Border Patrol agents near the US-Mexico Border before they were sent to a center for possible separation in June.

A Democratic senator is asking the FBI to investigate Kirstjen Nielsen, accusing her of committing perjury in sworn testimony about the family separat...

Sen. Jeff Merkley of Oregon released documents that he said show Nielsen lied to Congress about the Trump administration's family separations.
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.

Outgoing chief of staff John Kelly blamed Jeff Sessions for family separation policy in new interview

Outgoing White House chief of staff John Kelly blamed former Attorney General Jeff Sessions for the separation of hundreds of migrant children from their families.
Stephen Miller.

Meet Stephen Miller, the 32-year-old White House adviser who convinced Trump to start separating migrant children from their parents at the border

Stephen Miller has a long history of controversy, and he has become a key policy driver in the Trump White House, playing a major role in government shutdown negotiations and enacting the controversial "zero tolerance" policy of separating migrant parents from their children.