New ICE Director Sees More Family Deportations

Mark Morgan, acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, said the agency would continue to prioritize deportations of people who have criminal histories. “That will include families,” he said. More than 200,000 migrant families have been released into the U.S. since Dec. 1.

Mexico Attempts To Slow the Flow of Migrants

Mexico conducted several raids last week to sweep up undocumented migrants, part of a broad crackdown against the surge of Central Americans and others streaming toward the United States. Mexico’s foreign minister warned that tariffs vowed by President Trump would undermine Mexico’s efforts to control migration.