US to use Army base in Oklahoma to shelter migrant children
Tuesday, 11 June 2019 () LAWTON, Okla. (AP) — The federal government will be opening a facility at an Army base in Oklahoma to house migrant children and is considered a customs port in southern New Mexico as another option as existing shelters are overwhelmed. The Office of Refugee Resettlement said Tuesday it’s dealing with a dramatic spike in the […]
Fort Sill Army base in Oklahoma was used as an internment camp for Japanese-Americans during World War II. And now, according to Time, the same installation will be used to hold migrant children. Veuer’s Nick Cardona has that story.
The Trump administration will soon detain migrant children at a military base once used as a Japanese internment camp.
The plan was confirmed by Department of Health and Human Services in an email to..