A Honduran girl, fleeing poverty and violence in her home country, waits with her mother along the border bridge after being denied into the Texas city of Brownsville. US officials have ordered DNA tests on detained children who remain separated from their migrant parents. Photo: AFP/Getty Images

Donald Trump administration tries to delay reuniting immigrant children with parents

US officials say they are using ‘time-consuming’ procedures like DNA testing to confirm parentage

Topic |   US immigration

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A Honduran girl, fleeing poverty and violence in her home country, waits with her mother along the border bridge after being denied into the Texas city of Brownsville. US officials have ordered DNA tests on detained children who remain separated from their migrant parents. Photo: AFP/Getty Images
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