U.S. President Donald trump Wednesday, may 20, signed a decree under which the practice of separation on the border of migrant families is prohibited. This was told CNN.
“[the Decree] will make sure that family stayed together, but at the same time it will allow for strong borders and border security, which would be the same if not more rigid, than before,” said trump during the broadcast with the signing of the decree in the White house.
the decision stated that migrant families will be kept together, except in those cases where there are concerns about the welfare of a child. He added that he does not like to see as part of the children and parents of migrants on the border with the USA, nevertheless it will continue a policy of “zero tolerance” and will be subjected to criminal prosecution those who illegally crosses the border.
on Monday, June 18, the U.S. President’s wife Melania trump criticized his immigration policy. “Ms. trump can’t stand to see children separated from their families”, — said the representative of the first lady of the United States Stephanie Grisham.