US Poised to Begin Immigration Enforcement Operation

It is unusual to target families, as opposed to immigrants with criminal histories, but not unprecedented.

  • Published 11 July 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — A nationwide immigration enforcement operation targeting people who are in the United States illegally is expected to begin this weekend after it was postponed last month by President Donald Trump, according to two administration officials and immigrant activists. The operation, which is sparking outrage and concern among immigrant advocates, would target people with final orders of removal, including families whose immigration cases had been fast-tracked by judges in 10 major cities. The… Read at AP News