Bedford Residents Among Demonstrators at ICE Office in Burlington to Protest the Possible Deportation of a Single Mom

Several Bedford residents were among the demonstrators asking for Biyah’s son to be kept with her so that she can make arrangements for him before she is deported – Courtesy image (c) 2017 all rights reserved

Submitted by the First Parish Sanctuary Committee

The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) office in Burlington detained Siham Biyah, a single mother of an 8-year-old, into custody on Tuesday afternoon.
The demonstrators were given to understand that ICE intends to deport Biyah with no plan for her son who is a US citizen.


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