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Top U.S. border official John Sanders to step down, deepening DHS turmoil

The resignation comes as U.S. Customs and Border Protection faces scrutiny over substandard conditions in which migrant children are being held in U.S. custody along the border.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Acting Commissioner John Sanders speaks in a panel discussion at International Summit on Borders in Washington, D.C. on June 18, 2019. Picture taken June 18, 2019.

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