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>> Free our children now!>> Intense focus this week on the treatment of children at the US Mexico border.>> Shame on you.>> Demonstrators flocking to detention facilities around the country to protest the Trump administration's policy of separating immigrant children from their parents. Reuters visited a DHS compound in Torneo, Texas.
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Photographer Mike Blake got a bird's eye view.>> I've just flown over a makeshift tent camp, where the Department of Homeland Security is housing children, some taken from their parents. It's not far off the Mexican border next to the US. And there were a dozen tents or so.
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There were a number of kids out lined up, marching them between the tents down to one end of the facility. This all very systematically designed. It's very hot here. It's a 105. I didn't see any kids out playing anywhere, but they're inside the tents, probably cooling off. Meanwhile, the Trump Administration claims the kids in these tent camps are well taken care of.
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>> The Department of Health and Human Services Office of Refugee Resettlement provides meals, medical care and educational services to these children.>> On Tuesday the Attorneys General of 21 states called on US Attorney General Jeff Sessions to stop separating children from their families.>> People united.