Hundreds of people — 680, to be exact — were just arrested and President Trump gave the order. They were all detained and led away in handcuffs.
U.S. Attorney Mike Hurst of Mississippi issued a statement announcing that Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents “executed administrative and criminal search warrants resulting in the detention of approximately 680 illegal aliens.”
Hurst also noted that this operation “is believed to be the largest single-state immigration enforcement operation in our nation’s history,” which took place across “seven sites” in Mississippi.
Back in June, President Trump made it clear that he would not tolerate illegal immigration and was coordinating federal efforts to deport “millions” if necessary in order to enforce our laws.
As Trump follows through on his promise, the predictable teeth-gnashing from liberals has poured in on social media and in front of TV cameras. They are engaging in hysterics over Trump simply upholding the rule of law in our nation.
“Under Trump, ICE has set records for arresting undocumented immigrants who have no criminal record,” accused Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN). “The agency is increasingly targeting those who’ve committed no crime other than seeking to escape horrific circumstances in search of a safer home.”
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