Trump denies he wants 100,000 National Guard to round up illegal immigrants in crackdown

The denial came hot on the heels of reports sugesting the plans had been outlined in a draft memo calling for the unprecedented militarisation of US immigration enforcement. 

Mr Trump's press secretary Sean Spicer, speaking to reporters on the Marine One helicopter taking the President to Joint Base Andrews in Maryland, said: “That is 100 per cent not true. It is false. It is irresponsible to be saying this.

“There is no effort at all to round up, to utilise the...
source: Express

2017-02-17 19:55
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