Hillary Clinton wrote a tweet in which she claimed that 565 children are still separated from their parents, apparently referring to minors from migrant families who were split at the U.S. borders.
It’s been three weeks since the deadline for the administration to reunify families it separated at the border. Today, 565 children are still reportedly separated from their parents. #FamiliesBelongTogether
565 children are still reportedly separated from their parents.
True (as of 12.00 pm ET on August 16, 2018).
The American Civil Liberties Union, who have filed legal proceedings on this matter, told WikiTribune that “there have been court-ordered status reporters through the case proceedings so this is based on the most recent one [from 12.00 pm ET on August 16, 2018]. The next one will be filed tonight at 6pm ET [August 23].”
The latest court document is embedded here: