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CBS News have reported overnight the confirmation by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) that for the first time families with children in detention centres have been confirmed with the coronavirus.
According to the reports, 11 family members at the Karnes County Residential Center in south Texas have tested positive for the virus. The agency has additionally reported four cases of coronavirus among employees at a family detention centre in Dilley, Texas.
Good morning and welcome to our live coverage of US politics and Black Lives Matter protests as we head into the weekend. Here’s a quick catch-up of where we are and what we can expect today