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Travel ban a blow to Sudan refugees awaiting US resettlement

Added: 29.06.2017 7:02 | 0 views | 0 comments

Sudanese in Egypt who were close to approval for resettlement in US now in legal limbo after travel ban was reinstated


As Trump Travel Ban Takes Effect, Questions Still Up in Air

Added: 29.06.2017 4:20 | 1 views | 0 comments

The Trump administration's travel ban blocking foreigners from six Muslim-majority countries and refugees fleeing persecution will take effect Thursday, following the Supreme Court's decision earlier this week to temporarily uphold portions of the ban.


U.S. sets criteria for visa applicants from six Muslim countries: AP

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The Trump administration will require visa applicants from six predominantly Muslim countries and all refugees to have a close family or business tie to the United States, the Associated Press reported late on Wednesday.


Widespread uncertainty as travel ban start looms

Added: 28.06.2017 22:50 | 0 views | 0 comments

One day before President Donald Trump's temporary ban on all refugees and travelers from six predominantly Muslim countries is scheduled to take effect, there is still widespread uncertainty about how the administration will implement it.


Iran says will act on U.S. court ruling on Trump's travel ban

Added: 28.06.2017 9:45 | 1 views | 0 comments

Iran said on Wednesday it would take "reciprocal action" in response to the U.S. Supreme Court allowing a partial implementation of President Donald Trump's travel ban on six Muslim-majority countries.   Lower U.S. courts had completely blocked Trump's executive order issued on March 6, which includes a blanket 90-day ban on people from countries including Iran and Libya and a 120-day ban on all refugees. The decision is "an indication of the decision of the leaders of that country to discriminate against Muslims," Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi was cited as saying by the official Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA).

Who Will Be Affected by the Supreme Court's Travel Ban Ruling?

Added: 27.06.2017 23:53 | 2 views | 0 comments

The Supreme Court's ruling on Trump's travel ban is good news for travelers -- but potentially bad news for refugees.


The Latest: Vetted refugees can come to US through July 6

Added: 27.06.2017 20:26 | 4 views | 0 comments

The Latest on the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to partially reinstate President Donald Trump's travel ban (all times local): 5:30 a.m.


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