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Trump appears to walk back 'zero tolerance' immigration policy

The Trump administration Tuesday appeared to significantly pull back from its "zero tolerance" immigration policy as it rushed to reunite families to satisfy a court order, saying it will largely release families with ankle bracelet monitoring rather than indefinitely detaining the migrant children and parents together.

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