20 Jun 2018

Trump pledges to end child migration separation policy

Europe Editor and Presenter

The United States’ policy of separating migrant chidren from their parents had incensed opinion in America and around the world.

The UN’s Human Rights Council criticised the policy, which prompted the US to withdraw from the body, branding it a “cesspool of political bias”.

But, in an unexpected move, in the last hour Donald Trump has reversed the controversial border policy – for now.