The finger-pointing among agencies tasked with caring for immigrant children comes after reports of dirty, overcrowded, and unsanitary conditions at border facilities.
"The allegations do not align with common practice at our facilities and will be fully investigated."
The Rev. Kaji Douša said her First Amendment rights were violated after she was surveilled and questioned by the government for her work.
Trump Defended Conditions Inside Border Facilities And Said Immigrants Are "Living Far Better" Than At Home
"If Illegal Immigrants are unhappy with the conditions in the quickly built or refitted detentions centers, just tell them not to come. All problems solved!"
"It makes me wonder what Border Patrol is doing. Why is it taking them so long to realize they need to take them to the hospital?"
"There was a toilet but no running water for people to drink," Joaquin Castro said. "One of the women said she was told by an agent to drink water out of the toilet."
A Doctor Found Malnourished And Sick Babies In Border Patrol Custody That She Compared To “Torture Facilities"
"Many infants and children are losing weight because of the quality and quantity of food being provided," a doctor who inspected a Border Patrol facility said.
“This Shit Is Chaos”: Top Immigration Official Resigns In Shakeup Amid Uproar Over Immigrant Detentions
John Sanders, the acting head of US Customs and Border Protection, offered his resignation, and sources said the acting ICE director will take his spot.
"I have never seen such appalling, degrading, inhumane circumstances in my 12 years representing children and families in immigration detention."
Sources said administration officials believed the acting Homeland Security secretary, or his staff, had leaked operational details, putting the plan in jeopardy.
The unprecedented troop deployment comes amid intense pressure from the Trump administration to reduce migration flows.
“It’s an incredibly heartbreaking situation, which seems to happen far too often.”
Mexicans now make up 47% of undocumented immigrants, the first time they have not been a majority since 1965.
“I cannot take the pain any longer,” a 42-year-old immigrant detainee said.
Mexico Arrested Two Caravan Organizers Amid Pressure From The Trump Administration To Stop Immigrants
"The Mexican government has detained them to present them as trophies before the United States government," the immigrant rights group said.
The Trump Administration Is Canceling English Classes, Soccer, And Legal Aid For Unaccompanied Immigrant Children
Officials are scaling back or shutting down activities for unaccompanied immigrant children "that are not directly necessary for the protection of life and safety."
A 40-year-old Honduran woman is the second person to die shortly after crossing the border in recent days.
The 25-year-old died Saturday at a hospital after complaining about chest pain.
Immigrants also had limited access to showers and clean clothing, with some wearing soiled clothing for days or weeks, inspectors found.
Trump Said He Will Impose A 5% Tariff On Mexico Until It Does More To Stop Immigrants From Reaching The US Border
“We really do not want to do this, but we have to in order to protect the country.”