How front pages around the world showed the separation of immigrant children in the U.S.

June 20, 2018

The separation of immigrant children from parents entering the U.S. illegally has led to contentious debate and calls for action on the Trump administration’s “zero-tolerance” immigration policy. More than 2,300 children have been separated from their parents at the southern U.S. border, according to the Department of Homeland Security.

Here’s how publications around the U.S. and world presented the issue on their Wednesday front pages, from the Newseum. And here are resources from Poynter for journalists covering immigration.

Across the U.S.

san antonio


san diego



el paso




la opinion

International front pages

la razon
La Razon de Mexico (Mexico)


zero hora
Zero Hora (Brazil)
irish times
Irish Times (Ireland)


de morgen
De Morgen (Belgium)