Trump bows down to public pressure, signs an executive order

  • US President Trump has bowed to public pressure and signed an executive order reversing his own policy of separating undocumented parents and children. He said he had been swayed by the pictures of parents and children who are jailed and prosecuted for illegal border crossing. According to media reports, nearly 2,342 children have been separated from 2,206 parents since May 5.

    Map of US