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White House defends detaining five-year-old boy

Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 00:53

White House spokesman Sean Spicer defends the actions that led to a 5-year-old boy being detained following President Trump's immigration ban saying, ''to assume that just because of someone's age and gender that they don't pose a threat would be misguided and wrong.'' Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) The White House is defending the actions that led to a 5-year-old boy being detained at a U.S. airport for hours following President Donald Trump's immigration ban. In a White House news briefing, spokesman Sean Spicer said, "to assume that just because of someone's age and gender that they don't pose a threat would be misguided and wrong." The boy was detained at Washington D.C.'s Dulles airport on Saturday following Trump's order banning travel from seven predominantly Muslim countries.

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White House defends detaining five-year-old boy

Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 00:53