DNC War Room: “This is a disgusting result of Trump’s family separation policies” *DELETES TWEET After Realizing it’s about OBAMA

DNC War Room
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This is a disgusting result of Trump’s family separation
policies — pushed by Stephen Miller who has cited white
nationalist propaganda in promoting his views.

It’s also, apparently, a violation of a U.N. treaty, the
Convention on the Rights of the Child.

twitter.com/dncwarroom/status/1196493278973181952

(Tweet above is archived.)

Ryan Saavedra
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> Ryan Saavedra Retweeted

You idiots didn’t read the article

The article says it happened under Obama

twitter.com/dncwarroom/status/1196493278973181952

Reuters also pulled the article after DNC War Room tweeted it.
REASON: it was data from 2015 (under Obama’s Presidency).
No replacement story will be issued.
www.reuters.com/article/us-un-rights-child/us-has-worlds-highest-rate-of-children-in-detention-un-study-idUSKBN1XS1PC

***UPDATE #1***

Bernie Sanders Tweeted and Deleted it as well:

Bernie Sanders
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Which country has the world’s highest rate of child
detention? (NO) Botswana (NO) Sri Lanka (NO) Mexico
(YES) United States Under Trump, America leads the world
in locking up little kids—including 100,000 children at
the border. This is immoral.
1:29 PM – 19 Nov 2019

twitter.com/SenSanders/status/1196903386374914049
ARCHIVE:

***UPDATE #2***

Media outlets attribute Obama-era child-detention stats
to Trump, issue retractions
www.foxnews.com/media/obama-era-child-detention-statistics-trump-retractions

AFP news agency
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> AFP news agency Retweeted AFP news agency

AFP is withdrawing this story.
We will delete the story.

 

h/t dr0id