The Trump administration moved to ban most refugees from seeking asylum.
Small-scale ICE raids began, leading to fear in immigrant communities.
Trump officials downplayed the horrific conditions at immigration detention centres on the US-Mexico border.
.@jonkarl on conditions at migrant facilities: "How can you allow this to happen?…Isn't that a basic human rights violation?"— This Week (@ThisWeekABC) July 14, 2019
Ken Cuccinelli: "No, I mean they're being fed…that's a reality of facilities not designed to handle the swamping at the border" https://t.co/Z8xMQ0b3Bb pic.twitter.com/vvptjw2BEO