Plan Halted to House Migrant Kids at Oklahoma Army Base

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Administration for Children and Families said that the decision is because of a decrease in the number of unaccompanied children into the U.S.

  • Published 28 July 2019

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Trump administration no longer needs to detain migrant children at an Oklahoma Army base and preparations to house them there have stopped, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services said in a statement. "Over the last several weeks HHS has experienced a decrease in Department of Homeland Security referrals of unaccompanied alien children (UAC). Additionally, HHS has been placing UAC with sponsors at a historically high rate. As such,… Read at AP News