Nielsen answered by calling the U.S. a "country of compassion" and then pointed out the 10,000 of the 12,000 children in care of Health and Human Services who she said had arrived to the United States as unaccompanied minors. "Illegal actions have and must have consequences".
"No more free passes, no more get out of jail free cards", she said.
Criticism of Trump's "zero tolerance" approach toward border crossings expanded rapidly over the weekend.
But the measure has been harshly denounced by activists, religious leaders, elected Democrats and Republicans alike.
"We do not want to separate children from their parents", Sessions said.
Egypt's Cuper may live to regret Salah omission Afterward, even Uruguay coach Oscar Tabarez conceded that the result might have been different had Salah been on the field. Luis Suarez missed an opportunity to put Uruguay ahead against Egypt as he hit the side netting from close range.
Pressed on why rates of separation are higher now compared to past administrations, Nielsen insisted Trump's hands were tied.
President Trump on Monday tweeted a challenge to Democrats, saying they should back GOP immigration bills aimed at fixing "the world's worst immigration laws".
"I started tweeting out some false claims as I heard them", she said. If they have children accompanying them, the young people are placed in the custody of the federal Office of Refugee Resettlement, because children can not be held in adult facilities. It now arrests the adults and has diverted 1,995 children into the care of the Department of Homeland Security, sparking an outcry from Democrats and immigrant advocacy groups that oppose the administration.
Congress creates the law, and the White House enforces it, she reminded reporters. "That can not be the answer".
"We do not have the luxury of pretending that all individuals coming to this country as a family unit are in fact a family", she said in a speech to the National Sheriff's Association in New Orleans.
"These children are not entering at points of entry, but unsafe places", Sessions said. He also planned stops at a border patrol station and a port of entry.
Gerard Pique: Cristiano Ronaldo prone to diving Spain ultimately controlled much of the game and can chalk up two of the goals conceded to uncharacteristic individual errors. Spain struggled to contain Portugal's counterattacks, but it showed it remained a solid team despite Lopetegui's absence.
On Friday, United States officials said that close to 2,000 children had been separated from adults in six weeks between mid-April and the end of May. Sessions called the system "generous".
The Office of Refugee Resettlement is the agency under the umbrella of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that is responsible for the children. This tweet comes in the midst of nationwide backlash against the separation of immigrant families and the virtual imprisonment of the children in special detention centers.
"It is important to note that these minors are very well taken care of - don't believe the press - they are very well taken care of", Nielsen said. "I'm not familiar with those particular images", she added. "If you smuggle aliens. we will prosecute you".
Nielsen stressed that families seeking asylum at border entries are not breaking the law.
Nielsen echoed these points during her prepared remarks. She framed the issue as anyone who votes against their preferred policy is voting against the "rule of law". "Are you intending to send a message?" She made her choice.
And on Monday, Nielsen herself underscored the stricter policy.
Mickelson has finished runner-up at the US Open on six occasions. "I think he just snapped at how bad his speed was on that putt". Mickelson would shoot an 11-over 81 in the third round that dropped him to 17 over for the week and in 65th place.
The deputies haven't been identified yet, but we know a male deputy died and a female deputy is in critical condition. Wyandotte County sheriff's deputy Patrick Rohrer was shot and killed in Kansas City, Kansas, June 15, 2018 .
The world number one, joint overnight leader , had four birdies and one bogey and is four under at Shinnecock Hills . It was McIlroy who was asked on Wednesday if his interpretation of a US Open challenge was as test or punishment.
The second half started much the same as the first, with the English pinning the Tunisians back inside their own half. I think there could have been a couple of penalties, especially when you look at their one.
Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal has been charged with ball-tampering by the International Cricket Council (ICC). The West Indies resumed on day three on 118-2, which was bumped up to 123/2 by the penalty runs.
The children are only allowed two hours a day for outdoor activities and spend the rest of their days inside a former Walmart . Vitiello said the policy is meant to deter families of immigrants from coming to the U.S.
So besides the front-facing 1-megapixel camera , you also get a rear-facing 13-megapixel shooter with f/1.9 and autofocus. It is a 2-in-1 portable device that can convert into a touchscreen tablet simply by folding the laptop by 360 degrees.
The Spanish authorities then said they were ready to let the Aquarius dock in one of their eastern ports. It added that Italy was waiting for French to take action to "heal the situation that has been created".
In a day that may have otherwise been remembered for the playing conditions, Mickelson provided a weird and unexpected moment. The incident on Mickelson's 48th birthday brought to mind a similar episode by John Daly at the 1999 U.S.
The ball belonged to Argentina for the majority of the first half but it wasn't like Iceland expected anything different. Argentina vs Iceland football match of FIFA World Cup 2018 Group D gets underway at 9 A.M.in Spartak Stadium.
John Garcia said he was just leaving the courthouse when he heard gunshots, and he and others were quickly told to go back inside. One of the mortally wounded deputies managed to shoot the suspect, who remains hospitalized.
White House official says Trump misspoke
Trump's surprise comments provide the latest evidence that no one in the White House but Trump speaks for Trump. That changed Friday morning when President Donald Trump walked out to the White House's North Lawn .