Federal agents conduct immigration raids

U.S. immigration authorities have arrested hundreds of undocumented immigrants in at least a half-dozen states this week in a series of raids. The raids, which officials said targeted known criminals, also netted some immigrants who did not have a criminal records, Similar enforcement waves during the Obama administartion aimed to just corral those with a criminal background. Presiden Donald J. Trump of the Untied States of America has promised to deported up to 3 million of the undocumented immigrants with the criminal records.

immigrant-raidsU.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers conduct a targeted enforcement operation in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S. on February 9, 2017. Picture taken on February 9, 2017. Courtesy Bryan Cox/U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement via REUTERS

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