United States Department of Homeland Security

Cabinet department of the United States federal government

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The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is a cabinet department of the U.S. federal government with responsibilities in public security, roughly comparable to the interior or home ministries of other countries. Its stated missions involve anti-terrorism, border security, immigration and customs, cyber security, and disaster prevention and management. It was created in response to the September 11 attacks and is the youngest U.S. cabinet department.

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The president’s removal of Department of Homeland Security officials was the culmination of months of clashes over policies many say were legally dubious,..
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President Donald Trump told Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Kevin McAleenan he would grant McAleenan a pardon if he were sent to jail for having..
1 week ago • WorldNews
Just hours after the White House said the plan to bus detained immigrants to sanctuary cities was not happening, President Donald Trump tweeted on Friday he was..
Credit: WorldNews - Published 1 week ago

The Washington Post spoke to Department of Homeland Security officials and viewed email messages which said White House officials were trying to make immigration..
1 week ago • WorldNews
Matthew Albence, the deputy director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, will be tapped to head the agency, two officials told USA TODAY.
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published 1 week ago

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