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Under fire, Microsoft CEO calls child separation policy "abhorrent"

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella

Microsoft CEO issued an e-mail to employees late on Tuesday, saying he is "appalled" at the Trump Administration policy of separating immigrant children from their families, which he called "abhorrent."

Why it matters: Microsoft employees have been calling on the company to sever its ties with the Immigration and Customs Enforcement, for which it supplies cloud computing technology.