Five Things You Need to Know About Trump’s ‘Refugee Ban’

Thousands of people demonstrated over the weekend in New York and several other cities against President Donald Trump’s executive order temporarily barring refugees from several Middle East and North African countries from entering the United States.

Titled “Protection of the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry Into the United States,” the executive order makes good on Trump’s promise to tighten America’s borders.

“I am establishing new vetting measures to keep radical Islamic terrorists out of the United States of America,” Trump said Friday shortly after signing the executed order. “We don’t want them.”… [read more]

refugee means- a person who flees from home or country to seek refuge elsewhere, as in a time of war or of political or religious persecution

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