From the White House, this is Doug Christian reporting.
President Donald Trump welcomes Egyptian Present Abdel Fattah el-Sisi to the Oval Office as loud protests to el-Sisi’s authoritarian rule continue on Pennsylvania Avenue.
President Trump denies to the press he is cleaning house at the Department of Homeland Security.
(Audio: Trump says he is not cleaning house.)
Then he says he is looking for strong homeland security.
(Audio: Trump: Homeland Security is what I want.)
Trump is asked about the controversial child-separation policy and replies:
(Trump: It’s Obama’s fault.)
To fact-check: There is no evidence that former President Barack Obama instituted a policy to separate immigrant children from their parents.
Doug Christian, The White House.