U.S.'s Kelly says considering separating women, children at Mexico border | Reuters

WASHINGTON U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said on Monday he was considering a proposal to separate women and children who cross the U.S. border with Mexico illegally."Yes, I am considering -- in order to deter more movement along this terribly dangerous network -- I am considering exactly that," Kelly said in response to a question in a CNN interview concerning media reports about the possible change in U.S. policy."They will be well cared for as we deal with their parents," Kelly said.

(Reporting by Eric Beech; Editing by Tim Ahmann)

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Updated Date: Mar 07, 2017 05:01 AM

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