Texas governor says sexual assaults have been carried out against migrant children at centre holding 1,300

Texas governor Greg Abbott on Wednesday said sexual assaults have been carried out against migrant children at a federally-run centre holding as many as 1,300 unaccompanied minors.

Mr Abbott, in a press conference outside the centre, said state agencies have received complaints that include allegations of sexual assault, shortage of staff to properly supervise the children inside the facility, and that the children 

There are also allegations that children testing positive for Covid-19 are not being isolated