Melania Trump’s jacket mixes message during visit to detained immigrant children

(Editor’s note: Melania Trump was not actually photographed at the detention center, but rather a church shelter.)

By Steve Holland and Jonathan Allen

MCALLEN, Texas (Reuters) – Melania Trump, the wife of U.S. President Donald Trump, on Thursday visited children displaced by the country’s immigration crisis in Texas, only a day after Trump reversed course and ordered families to be kept intact when entering the United States illegally from Mexico. read more

Trump backs down on separating immigrant children, legal problems remain

Trump signed an executive order requiring that immigrant families be detained together when they are caught entering the country illegally for as long as their criminal proceedings take.

While the change may end a policy that drew a rebuke from Pope Francis and everyone else from human rights advocates to business leaders, it may also mean immigrant children remain in custody indefinitely.