DHS Pauses Some Deportations For 100 Days

DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY PAUSES SOME DEPORTATIONS FOR 100 DAYS

(CNN) – Some people facing deportation are getting a reprieve from president Biden.

On Wednesday the Department of Homeland Security announced that it is pausing some deportations for 100 days.

The order is a pledge from president Joe Biden.

The DHS says it applies to “certain non-citizens” and was made to “ensure we have a fair and effective immigration enforcement system.”

The department did not give any details about who might be offered a stay in their deportation .

The new policy begins Friday.

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