UN office calls on US to stop separating families at border

(FILES) In this file photo taken on September 8, 2014 women and children sit in a holding cell at a US Border Patrol processing center after being detained by agents near the US-Mexico border near McAllen, Texas. The United Nations on June 5, 2018 urged Washington to immediately halt its controversial practice of separating asylum-seeking Central American immigrant children from their parents at the southern border. / AFP / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / JOHN MOORE





Your feedback is important to us!

We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.

Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.

Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (

comments powered by Disqus



Interested in knowing more about this story?

Click here