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Day: June 18, 2019

Trump vows mass migrant arrests of millions of illegal aliens
America, Featured

Trump vows mass migrant arrests of millions of illegal aliens

    President Trump said in a tweet Monday night that U.S. immigration agents are planning to make mass arrests starting next week, an apparent reference to a plan in preparation for months that aims to round up thousands of migrant parents and children in a blitz operation across major U.S. cities. Next week ICE will begin the process of removing the millions of illegal aliens who have illicitly found their way into the United States, Trump wrote, referring to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. They will be removed as fast as they come in. Large-scale ICE enforcement operations are typically kept secret to avoid tipping off targets to possible arrest. In 2017, Trump and other senior officials threatened the mayor of Oakland, Calif., with criminal prosecution for...
Johnson under fire in live TV debate
Featured, United Kingdom

Johnson under fire in live TV debate

    Boris Johnson finally emerged from his bunker to face Tory rivals in a bad-tempered TV debate tonight - after Rory Stewart's surge in the latest vote by MPs set the battle on fire. The former foreign secretary came under fire from all sides as he lined up alongside Mr Stewart, Jeremy Hunt, Michael Gove and Sajid Javid for the hour-long session at the BBC studios in London. He immediately set out his stall on Brexit, insisting the UK must leave the EU by Halloween. Asked whether he could guarantee the country will be out by the deadline, he said: 'We must come out in the 31st October because otherwise I am afraid we face a catastrophic loss of confidence in politics. 'We have already kicked the can down the road twice and I think the British people are getting thoro...