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ICE to scale back arrests and avoid healthcare facilities during coronavirus pandemic

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WASHINGTON
EXAMINER

Immigration
and Customs Enforcement, the federal agency tasked with arresting,
detaining, and removing illegal immigrants within the United States,
will temporarily scale back its operations because of the coronavirus
pandemic. “To ensure the welfare and safety of the general
public as well as officers and agents in light of the ongoing
COVID-19 pandemic response, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement
(ICE) will temporarily adjust its enforcement posture beginning
today, March 18, 2020,” according to a statement from ICE, an
agency within the Department of Homeland Security.

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