Hours before signing his executive order, Mr Trump again blamed the opposition Democratic Party for the situation at the USA border with Mexico. But if the children are granted asylum or another type of protection allowing them to stay in the US, it would be hard for deported parents to get their children back. Orrin Hatch of Utah, wrote the Trump administration asking it to pause the separation of immigrant families until Congress comes up with a solution. That's what he did on Wednesday. During the signing, Trump said, "the border is just as tough, but we want to keep families together".
Justice Department lawyers had been working to find a legal workaround for a previous class-action settlement that set policies for the treatment and release of unaccompanied children who are caught at the border.
Phil Mickelson finally issues apology for deliberately hitting moving ball
Mickelson, who turned 48 on Saturday, hit a moving ball at the par-4 13th hole at Shinnecock Hills Golf Club. Golf Association rules chief John Bodenhamer said Mickelson's breach did not reach such a level.
The speaker did not offer any back-up plan to bring an end to family separations if measures fail to pass.
First lady Melania Trump is thought to have played a part in Mr Trump's backdown.
Trump told White House reporters that he will sign something to stop the separation of families.
On Wednesday afternoon, congressional Democrats gathered on the Capitol steps to protest the practice of child separation.
World Cup match report Iran v Spain 20 June 2018
Pouraliganji is a threat from set-pieces and could be an outlet of Iran as they are pushed back by the possession game of Spain . Iran equalized the match in the 64th minute but Saeid Ezatolahi's goal was disallowed after VAR rueled it offside.
"The U.S. Justice Department is ignoring its legal and moral obligation for the sake of a political agenda at the expense of children and the efforts of state law enforcement officials combating crimes like human trafficking, drug trafficking and gang violence which operate across worldwide borders", Balderas said in a statement. "I didn't like the sight or the feeling of families being separated".
At a brief announcement at the White House, Trump did not provide further details on how families would be kept together or how detentions would be handled going forward. Nielsen was heckled at a restaurant Tuesday evening and has faced protesters at her home.
Corey Lewandowski mocks child with Down syndrome taken from mom at border
These tone-deaf comments come in the face of unsettling audio that was recently obtained from inside a U.S. Earlier today, a Mexican official said one of those children was a 10-year-old girl with Down syndrome.
America's top law official told Fox News the "zero tolerance" policy was about enforcing border security.