06.24.2019

Trump defends conditions for detained migrant kids, blames Obama for family separations; fact checkers call foul

Trump defends conditions for detained migrant kids, blames Obama for family separations; fact checkers call foul

When questioned by interviewers about migrant children detained at the southern border, President Donald Trump has tried to steer the blame toward the previous administration, saying former President Barack Obama initiated the policy of separating those children from their caregivers, even though fact checkers have consistently found that claim to be false. 

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