Tag: Southern Border

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Advocates Locate Parents of 23 More Migrant Children Separated From Their Families by Trump Administration

Nearly two dozen families will soon reunite thanks to the efforts of a group of volunteer lawyers working toward reuniting children and parents who were separated at the border by former President Donald Trump. Julia Ainsley and Jacob Soboroff of NBC News have reported that “pro bono lawyers tasked by…

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Another Migrant Dies in U.S. Custody, Remains Unnamed

Migrants continue to die while in U.S. custody. A 32-year-old man from El Salvador died Thursday morning just hours after being apprehended by Border Patrol agents, CNN reports. The unnamed migrant “fell into medical distress” while being processed at the Lordsburg Border Patrol Station, more than two hours away from…

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Trump Administration Wants to Open More Migrant Tent Camps

President Donald Trump’s administration is considering opening two new tent cities to detain roughly 1,000 parents and children near the southern border.  U.S. Customs and Border Protection has already contacted potential contractors about housing 500 people in each camp in two Texas cities that already have tent cities: El Paso…