MIRA holds press conference following several ICE raids across state

MIRA holds press conference following several ICE raids across state
ICE raids took place Wednesday morning at seven locations across Mississippi. Source: The Associated Press/Rogelio V. Solis (Source: The Associated Press/Rogelio V. Solis)

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - The Mississippi Immigrants’ Rights Alliance held a news conference regarding Wednesday’s immigration raids.

ICE raids took place Wednesday morning at seven food processing plants across Mississippi and 680 people were detained in the largest single-state worksite enforcement operation in the nation’s history.

Along with the ACLU of Mississippi and the United Food and Commercial Wokers, MIRA discussed what happens next and their response.

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