Former US President Barack Obama has said he is "heartened by the level of engagement taking place in communities" around the US, as people protest against Donald Trump's immigration ban.
Kevin Lewis, a spokesman for Obama, said the president "fundamentally disagrees with the notion of discriminating against individuals because of their faith or religion".
Citizens exercising their Constitutional right to assemble, organise and have their voices heard by their elected officials is exactly what we expect to see when American values are at stake.
The former president fundamentally disagrees with the notion of discriminating against individuals because of their faith or religion.
ITV News has travelled to Michigan, which has a large Muslim population, and spoke to residents about the divisive visa crackdown.
Thousands of people have taken to the streets across the UK to protest against Donald Trump's travel ban.
A few tidbits about the row over Trump's selective ban on who can enter the US, and the related furore over his planned visit to the UK.