"Any non-US citizen (including a Green Card holder) can be arrested by ICE [Immigration and Customs Enforcement] for any immigration violation".
"We'll achieve the comprehensive immigration reform that our nation critically needs when we elect a President more interested in solutions than scare tactics", Liccardo tweeted Saturday.
"The President spoke about the importance of avoiding the collateral damage of 150 lives in Iran. I would hope he would apply that same value to avoiding the collateral damage to tens of thousands of children who are frightened by his actions", she said in the statement, in which she called the raids "heartless".
President Trump has since tweeted that he is delaying plans for the nationwide raids for two weeks.
The Washington Post reported that Immigration and Customs Enforcement planned to target about 2,000 families who had received deportation orders in up to 10 cities - including Miami, Los Angeles, Chicago, and Houston - starting on Sunday, even though the president had originally claimed on Monday that "millions" would be removed. "They came into our country illegally and we're taking them out legally".
DGCA asks Indian airlines to avoid Iranian airspace
An airline spokesperson said: "Air Arabia is aware of the notice issued by the FAA for United States based airlines". Air India CMD Ashwani Lohani said, "No substantial effect on Air India flights".
"This was another bait-and-switch", New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio told reporters after speaking at the South Carolina Democratic Party convention.
The Daily Mail noted that in announcing the delay, Trump gave Congress an ultimatum to fix "loopholes" in the asylum process, which the British daily interpreted as the patchwork of legal restrictions that allow many Central Americans to cross the border illegally and quickly walk free if they arrive with a child.
Trump tweeted Saturday morning hinting the operation was still on, saying the immigrants "that Ice (sic) will apprehend have already been ordered to be deported", he wrote. Horrific accounts on the conditions in which immigrants, and children in particular, are appearing in United States liberal media on the daily basis prompting more anger against the administration even though the same facilities were operational under Barack Obama. What is next for Georgia's immigrant community?
Rihanna has spoken about her experiences as a woman who immigrated from her native Barbados to the United States, always maintaining pride in her background and sympathizing with other immigrants and their experiences.
"We're going to make sure our police and our public officials are not sharing any information, they are not collaborating, they are not working with ICE", Frey said. "It's important for all members of our San Jose community - regardless of immigration status - to know they have rights and that our San Jose police department will not participate in any Ice investigation or enforcement activity". "This is about the rule of law and maintaining the integrity of the system".
ICE says its agents were targeting immigrants with final deportation orders and previous criminal records. However, the most the US has ever deported in a single year was in 2013, when about 435,000 were sent home.