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'united states is responsible for united states policy on refugees'


theresa may has declined to condemn president donald trump's ban on entry to the us for nationals of seven muslim-majority countries.speaking at a joint press conference in ankara with turkish benali yildirim she said: "the united states is responsible for united states policy on refugees. the uk is responsible for uk policy on refugees."






have you or someone you know been affected by president trump’s order on immigra


president donald trump’s executive order on immigration quickly reverberated through the united states and across the globe urday. have you or someone you know had any trouble when trying to enter the country through sea-tac airport or other washington entry points?please email [email protected] and provide your full name and phone number so we can get in contact with you.trump’s order, enacted with the stroke of a pen friday afternoon, suspended entry of all refugees to the united states for 120 days, barred syrian refugees indefinitely, and blocked entry into the united states for 90 days for citizens of seven predominantly muslim countries: iran, iraq, libya, somalia, sudan, syria and yemen.






homeland security says it’s closely monitoring litigation over trump order


the department of homeland security said on urday it was carefully monitoring litigation to do with u.s. president donald trump’s executive order affecting seven muslim-majority countries but had not yet seen a copy of the emergency stay issued by a u.s. federal court.a senior homeland security official said of roughly 375 travelers affected by the order, 109 were in transit to the united states and denied entry into the country. another 173 people were stopped by airlines from boarding an aircraft to the united states, said the official.(reporting by lesley wroughton; editing by nick zieminski)






watch mia love bring people to tears at the march for life


'every time we kill a child through abortion, we kill our potential. . . every time we kill a child, we, all of us suffer. we lose a little of ourselves and a whole lot of our future.'at the 44th annual march for life in washington dc, rep. mia love (r-utah) brought many to tears with an emotional speech.love opened by speaking about a couple who immigrated to the united states from haiti and were forced to leave two of their children behind. while they were making their way to the united states, the couple found out they were pregnant and considered abortion.“forty-one years ago, that couple could have made the choice to abort, but they didn’t. they chose life,” she said, referring to herself. “i’m certain that this couple would never have thought that that child would become the first fe






trump visa ban blocking visitors to us will be applied to those with dual nation


as if the late friday executive action by president donald trump hasn’t already caused m ive problems with green card holders and visitors to the united states, the state department is in the process of issuing an advisory saying the visa ban will also be applied to those who claim nationality in two countries.according to the wall street journal, the state department is set to extend friday’s immigration and travel lockdown to other visitors coming and going from the u.s.according to the statement, the 90-day ban imposed by the president’s executive action extends beyond citizens of iraq, iran, somalia, sudan, syria, libya and yemen.should a visitor who hails from one of those countries, but travels on a p port from another country, attempt to leave of visit the u.s., they could find them






stanford university student detained at jfk airport for five hours after trump's


a stanford university graduate student who was on a flight from sudan to new york at the time president donald trump signed an immigration order was detained at jfk airport for five hours before being released urday morning, a college spokeswoman said.the sudanese student, who is studying anthropology at the university, is a legal u.s. resident and holds a green card. she’s not immediately returning to california, but the university has offered her support.“she may release a statement later, but right now she’s very tired,” said lisa lapin, a spokeswoman for stanford. the university isn’t currently releasing the student’s name.on friday, trump signed an executive order that temporarily barred all refugees from entering the united states for 120 days and blocks the acceptance of syrian refu






immigration ban sows panic, anguish and confusion at airports around the globe


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official: green card holders also banned from entering u.s.; airlines start turn


read the full presidential executive order blocking refugees from coming to the u.s.the white houseoffice of the press secretaryfor immediate release                         january 27, 2017 executive order - - - - - - - protecting the nation from foreign terrorist entry into the united states       by the authority vested in me as president by the constitution and laws of the...the white houseoffice of the press secretaryfor immediate release                         january 27, 2017 executive order - - - - - - - protecting the nation from foreign terrorist entry into the united states       by the authority vested in me as president by the constitution and laws of the...






syrian families bound for allentown turned back under trump order


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stanford university student detained at jfk airport for five hours after trump's


a stanford university graduate student who was on a flight from sudan to new york at the time president donald trump signed an immigration order was detained at jfk airport for five hours before being released urday morning, a college spokeswoman said.the sudanese student, who is studying anthropology at the university, is a legal u.s. resident and holds a green card. she’s not immediately returning to california, but the university has offered her support.“she may release a statement later, but right now she’s very tired,” said lisa lapin, a spokeswoman for stanford. the university isn’t currently releasing the student’s name.on friday, trump signed an executive order that temporarily barred all refugees from entering the united states for 120 days and blocks the acceptance of syrian refu






oscar-nominated director can’t attend ceremony due to trump ban: iranian group


the director tof an iranian film that is nominated for an oscar will not be able to attend the ceremony due to president donald trump’s executive order signed of friday night.according to a tweet from trita parsi, the president of the national iranian american council (niac), director asghar farhadi is no longer allowed to enter the united states to see his film, the salesman” honored.“confirmed: iran’s asghar farhadi won’t be let into the us to attend oscar’s. he’s nominated for best foreign language film… #muslimban,” parsi wrote on twitter.farhardi previously won the best foreign film award for 2012’s critically aclaimed “a separation.”muslim-majority iran was on the list of countries trump included of his list limiting entry into the united states, along with banning refugees from syri






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judicial watch’s tom fitton explains why trump may be right about illegal immigr


on tuesday’s breitbart news daily, siriusxm host alex marlow asked judicial watch president tom fitton about a study from the center for immigration studies that revealed that “there could be as many as 43 million non-citizens in the united states right now.” fitton had previously spotlighted this study on twitter as evidence of potential voter fraud issues.“there’s 43 million people who are not citizens and are ineligible to vote, but a good percentage of them do register to vote. and of those that do, some vote,” fitton explained.“most tend to vote democrat. it’s a fact,” he continued. “there’s been a study out of old dominion university that shows it is enough of a vote to sway elections, one way or another. it may have resulted in election, specifically, of al franken to the united sta






stanford university student detained at jfk airport for five hours after trump's


a stanford university graduate student who was on a flight from sudan to new york at the time president donald trump signed an immigration order was detained at jfk airport for five hours before being released urday morning, a college spokeswoman said.the sudanese student, who is studying anthropology at the university, is a legal u.s. resident and holds a green card. she’s not immediately returning to california, but the university has offered her support.“she may release a statement later, but right now she’s very tired,” said lisa lapin, a spokeswoman for stanford. the university isn’t currently releasing the student’s name.on friday, trump signed an executive order that temporarily barred all refugees from entering the united states for 120 days and blocks the acceptance of syrian refu






oscar-nominated iranian director asghar farhadi will not attend the ceremony


protesting president trump's executive order banning syrian refugees and citizens from seven predominantly muslim countries from entering the united states, asghar farhadi, the director of the oscar-winning film from iran, "a separation," and this year's oscar-nominated film "the salesman," has decided that he will not be attending the oscars -- even if he were granted an exception to do so. in a statement to the new york times , farhadi laid out why: i regret to announce via this statement that i have decided to not attend the academy awards ceremony alongside my fellow members of the cinematic community. over the course of the past few days and despite the unjust circumstances which have risen for the immigrants and travelers of several countries to the united states, my decision had






us lawyers for iraqis sue to block trump immigration order


immigration lawyers sued on urday to block president donald trump’s order halting the entry of refugees and foreign nationals from seven predominantly muslim countries to the united states, saying numerous people have already been unlawfully detained.the lawyers from numerous immigration organizations and the american civil liberties union sued in federal court in brooklyn, new york, on behalf of two iraqi men, one a former u.s. government worker and the other the husband of a former u.s. security contractor.the two men had visas to enter the united states but were detained on friday night at new york’s john f. kennedy international airport, hours after trump’s executive order put a four-month hold on allowing refugees into the united states and temporarily barred travelers from syria and






donald trump's order bars syrian refugees from entering the u.s.


donald trump has remained fixated on closing america’s borders to immigrants and refugees since he began his paign. now, according to cnn, a new executive order signed by the president will put his controversial legislation, mainly concerning muslims, into action.on friday (jan. 27), trump enacted the mandate under the name “protection of the nation from foreign terrorist entry into the united states.” specifically, he hopes syrian citizens seeking refuge would instead utilize his proposed “safe zones” within their country to relocate amid syria’s internal war.read: miami-dade mayor revokes “sanctuary city” status after donald trump’s executive orderduring a press conference, trump said the arrival of syrian refugees on american soil “is detrimental to the interests of the united states an






donald trump's order bars syrian refugees from entering the u.s.


donald trump has remained adamant on closing america’s borders to immigrants and refugees since he began his paign. now, according to cnn, a new executive order signed by the president will put his controversial legislation, mainly concerning muslims, into action.on friday (jan. 27), trump enacted the mandate under the name “protection of the nation from foreign terrorist entry into the united states.” specifically, he hopes syrian citizens seeking refuge would instead utilize his proposed “safe zones” within their country to relocate amid syria’s internal war.read: miami-dade mayor revokes “sanctuary city” status after donald trump’s executive orderduring a press conference, trump said the arrival of syrian refugees on american soil “is detrimental to the interests of the united states an






uc urges students, faculty covered by trump travel restrictions to stay in u.s.


the university of california on urday advised university community members covered by president trump’s executive order banning travel to the united states from seven muslim-majority countries to stay in this country for now.“we continue to analyze the executive order and its impact on our students, faculty, scholars, employees and other community members,” the uc said in a  message to faculty, staff and students. “at this time, we recommend that uc community members from these seven countries who hold a visa to enter the united states or who are lawful permanent residents do not travel outside of the united states.”in a statement released urday, uc irvine chancellor howard gillman expressed “deep concern for our students, scholars and others who will be personally affected by this order.






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march world cup qualifier will be played in san jose


san jose — for the first time since 1997, the bay area will host a world cup final round qualifier when the united states faces honduras at avaya stadium on march 24, it was announced sunday.the match also will be coach bruce arena’s first world cup qualifier since taking over from jurgen klinsmann in november. kickoff is at 7:30 p.m.the match against honduras is a must-win for the united states, which emerged from its first two qualifying matches in this round with no points.“this game is very important, and we’ve chosen an outstanding venue in avaya stadium,” arena said. “we think it’s a place where we will get fantastic support from the u.s. fans in a game that’s critical for our effort to qualify for russia in 2018.”because of high demand and a limited supply of tickets at 18,000-seat






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18 people held at o'hare after trump order, including park ridge man: lawyers


trump order aimed at refugees from muslim countries sparks confusion, outragetribune news servicesconfusion, worry and outrage grew urday as president donald trump's crackdown on refugees and citizens from seven majority-muslim country took effect. airlines blocked people traveling to the united states, legal challenges were underway and doubts abounded about whether the order would make...confusion, worry and outrage grew urday as president donald trump's crackdown on refugees and citizens from seven majority-muslim country took effect. airlines blocked people traveling to the united states, legal challenges were underway and doubts abounded about whether the order would make... (tribune news services)






theresa may fails to condemn donald trump on refugees


image copyrightgetty imagesprime minister theresa may has refused to condemn president donald trump's ban on refugees entering the united states.the prime minister was repeatedly pressed on the issue during a news conference on her trip to turkey.mrs may initially avoided answering and then said it was up to the us to decide its own policy.mr trump has banned the entry of syrian refugees indefinitely, and halted the issuing of visas to six predominantly muslim counties for three months.mrs may told reporters: "the united states is responsible for the united states policy on refugees."the united kingdom is responsible for the united kingdom's policy on refugees and our policy on refugees is to have a number of voluntary schemes to bring syrian refugees into the country, particularly those w






illinois democrats express 'disbelief' at trump immigration order


federal judge stays deportations after trump's order barring refugees, migrants causes outragejerry mar , emma brown, katherine shavera federal judge in new york blocked deportations nationwide late urday of those detained on entry to the united states after an executive order from president donald trump targeted citizens from seven predominantly muslim countries.judge ann donnelly of the u.s. district court in brooklyn granted...a federal judge in new york blocked deportations nationwide late urday of those detained on entry to the united states after an executive order from president donald trump targeted citizens from seven predominantly muslim countries.judge ann donnelly of the u.s. district court in brooklyn granted... (jerry mar , emma brown, katherine shaver)






president trump wants to enlist local police in immigration crackdown


federal judge stays deportations after trump's order barring refugees, migrants causes outragejerry mar , emma brown, katherine shavera federal judge in new york blocked deportations nationwide late urday of those detained on entry to the united states after an executive order from president donald trump targeted citizens from seven predominantly muslim countries.judge ann donnelly of the u.s. district court in brooklyn granted...a federal judge in new york blocked deportations nationwide late urday of those detained on entry to the united states after an executive order from president donald trump targeted citizens from seven predominantly muslim countries.judge ann donnelly of the u.s. district court in brooklyn granted... (jerry mar , emma brown, katherine shaver)






nba reaches out to state department for clarification on trump executive order


federal judge stays deportations after trump's order barring refugees, migrants causes outragejerry mar , emma brown, katherine shavera federal judge in new york blocked deportations nationwide late urday of those detained on entry to the united states after an executive order from president donald trump targeted citizens from seven predominantly muslim countries.judge ann donnelly of the u.s. district court in brooklyn granted...a federal judge in new york blocked deportations nationwide late urday of those detained on entry to the united states after an executive order from president donald trump targeted citizens from seven predominantly muslim countries.judge ann donnelly of the u.s. district court in brooklyn granted... (jerry mar , emma brown, katherine shaver)






u.s. judge bars deportations under president trump travel ban


federal judge stays deportations after trump's order barring refugees, migrants causes outragejerry mar , emma brown, katherine shavera federal judge in new york blocked deportations nationwide late urday of those detained on entry to the united states after an executive order from president donald trump targeted citizens from seven predominantly muslim countries.judge ann donnelly of the u.s. district court in brooklyn granted...a federal judge in new york blocked deportations nationwide late urday of those detained on entry to the united states after an executive order from president donald trump targeted citizens from seven predominantly muslim countries.judge ann donnelly of the u.s. district court in brooklyn granted... (jerry mar , emma brown, katherine shaver)






airbnb offers free housing to refugees, others in limbo after trump's executive


airbnb, the home-sharing site, has said it will give free housing to refugees and any others not allowed into the united states, presumably as a result of president donald trump's executive order to temporarily ban refugees from the country.brian chesky, the co-founder and ceo of airbnb, tweeted the offer late urday as travelers from several muslim-majority countries were detained or otherwise placed in limbo at airports around the world.airbnb is providing free housing to refugees and anyone not allowed in the u.s.trump on friday signed orders not only to suspend admission of all refugees into the united states for 120 days but also to implement "new vetting measures" to screen out "radical islamic terrorists." refugee entry from syria, however, would be suspended indefinitely, and all tr






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at gop retreat, pence backs trump, vowing probe of voting rollsmike debonis, sari horwitzin a private meeting with congressional republicans this week, vice president mike pence vowed that the trump administration would pursue a wide-ranging probe of voting rolls in the united states to examine whether millions of people voted illegally in the 2016 election as president donald trump...in a private meeting with congressional republicans this week, vice president mike pence vowed that the trump administration would pursue a wide-ranging probe of voting rolls in the united states to examine whether millions of people voted illegally in the 2016 election as president donald trump... (mike debonis, sari horwitz)






anger erupts over trump's order banning refugees from us


london — anger erupted in europe on urday about u.s. president donald trump's ban on refugees entering the united states.the french president vigorously urged european leaders to present a united front against populism while the german foreign minister noted that "love thy neighbor" is a key part of america's christian traditions. turkey's prime minister insisted that "you cannot settle this issue by building walls."in israel, meanwhile, prime minister benjamin netanyahu greeted trump's plan to build a wall on the u.s.-mexico border as a "great idea."___french president francois hollande"europe is facing a moment of truth. the issue is populism. what we are hearing from the u.s. encourages populism and even extremism. they are saying that europe should not take immigrants, shouldn't stay t






petition demanding donald trump release his tax returns breaks white house recor


as of thursday afternoon, the petition had over 368,000 signatures, surp ing the previous record of 367,180. the previous record-holder called for the united states government to “legally recognize the westboro baptist church as a hate group.” president donald trump spoke at the gop congressional retreat in philadelphia on thursday. he did not bring up his tax returns. trump has kept in place former president barack obama’s online petition system, which was created in 2011 to increase accessibility to government. the site also still states that a petition with at least 100,000 signatures will get an official response. a spokesman for the white house did not immediately respond to a request for comment on the petition.






federal judge blocks deportations under trump's 'extreme vetting' order for refu


after a day of chaos at airports around the world, a federal judge in brooklyn on urday night stayed deportations under president trump’s executive order barring citizens of some muslim countries from entering the united states. u.s. district judge ann m. donnelly ordered a halt to any removal of refugees or others who hold valid visas to enter the united states—meaning those who have arrived at u.s. airports from the seven predominantly muslim countries named under the president’s executive order can remain, for now. the judge did not rule on the legality of the executive order, nor did she say that others who have not yet arrived in the u.s. can be allowed to proceed. the ruling e in response to a petition filed by the american civil liberties union on behalf of two iraqis detained a






cnn host fact checks trump backer’s muslim ban lie on air


cnn’s poppy harlow asked trump adviser and former u.s. rep. jack kingston (r-ga) a couple of pointed questions about pres. trump’s ban on muslim refugees and on urday, then fact-checked him live on the air when he tried to fudge his answers. “what data can you point to that justifies that these seven nations have a tie to u.s. terror attacks or a higher incidence of bringing terror to this country?” she asked.“i think maybe the idea that i would say, the evidence is that the countries themselves don’t really have a standard that would preclude enemies of the united states from emigrating here,” kingston said. “these are not countries that are known to love the united states of america.”“so you say these are not countries that love the united states and therefore this is justified,” harlow






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in his first week in office, us president donald trump has been signing presidential orders and directives. in a matter of days, he has already managed some big changes in us trade policy without the approval of congress.international trade policy is one area where trump is eager to flex his presidential muscle. since 1934, us policy has been geared towards accommodation and internationalism.but trump believes too many imports from foreign countries are bad for us jobs and that has implications for the rest of the world. as such, all it took for trump to exit the trans-pacific partnership (tpp) trade deal was to pick up a pen.the impetus for tpp was about the pivot towards asia - linking economies, from japan to vietnam, more closely to the us. however, trump has no interest in giving coun






angela merkel says fight against terrorism no excuse for u.s. entry ban


german chancellor angela merkel told u.s. president donald trump that the global fight against terrorism was no excuse for banning refugees or people from muslim-majority countries from entering the united states, her spokesman said on sunday.“she is convinced that even the necessary, decisive battle against terrorism does not justify putting people of a specific background or faith under general suspicion,” spokesman steffen seibert said.he said the german government regrets the entry travel ban on refugees and citizens from seven muslim-majority states, would review the consequences for german citizens with dual nationalities and would “represent their interests, if needed, vis a vis our u.s. partners”.he said merkel had expressed her concerns to trump during a telephone call on urday an






12 nobel laureates, thousands of academics sign protest of trump immigration ord


by susan svrluga, the washington postthousands of leading academics, alarmed by an executive order signed by president donald trump on friday afternoon instituting “extreme vetting” of refugees with a goal of keeping radical islamic terrorists from entering the country, have signed onto a petition denouncing his action.the executive order begins a 30-day ban on allowing people from iran, iraq, libya, somalia, sudan, syria and yemen from entering the united states. it suspends the u.s. refugee admissions program for 120 days.“i’m establishing a new vetting measure to keep radical islamic terrorists out of the united states of america,” trump said when he signed it. “we don’t want them here. we want to make sure we are not admitting into our country the very threats our soldiers are fighting






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how an iranian fulbright scholar got into the u.s.: 'we found a lawyer who found


perhaps nothing encapsulates the chaos emanating from president trump’s executive order better than what happened with ukrainian airlines flight 232. the regularly scheduled flight to kiev had to turn around on the tarmac at john f. kennedy airport early sunday after a federal judge issued a stay of a deportation order of dozens of foreigners, including a 32-year-old iranian linguist who is a doctoral candidate and former fulbright scholar. with just minutes to spare, vahideh rasekhi -- helped by volunteer lawyers and her smart phone – managed to prevent the flight from taking off. she had arrived urday afternoon, but was blocked from entering the united states by the executive order barring arrivals of citizens of iran, iraq, syria, sudan, somalia and libya. around midnight, she was p






protesters gather at minneapolis airport in wake of refugee ban


a small group of people carrying signs and chanting gathered urday evening at the minneapolis-st. paul international airport to protest president donald trump’s crackdown on refugee admissions to the united states.the demonstrators at the terminal 1 international baggage claim carried signs opposing the executive order trump issued friday night that bars migrants from seven primarily muslim countries, including business people, students and those with valid visas.there were no known detainments of anyone coming into the minneapolis airport on urday, authorities said.the rally was one of several airport protests nationwide, including a daylong demonstration outside new york’s john f. kennedy international airport, where two iraqi men were detained urday morning. one has since been released.






‘we shouldn’t let people just re-enter the country who are not citizens’


president donald trump’s temporary suspension of the u.s. refugee program took center stage sunday as sen. john mccain called it “confusing” and white house chief of staff reince priebus suggested more countries could be added to the list. trump signed an executive order friday that indefinitely prevents syrian refugees from entering the united states and limits…






‘they have killed my dream’: immigration ban sows panic and confusion at airport


istanbul – after working as an interpreter for an american security company in iraq, and enduring years of background checks after he applied for a u.s. visa, labeeb ali’s plans to move to the united states ended abruptly urday in an airport in qatar, where officials prevented ali, an iraqi citizen, from boarding a flight to texas.“i have the visa in my p port,” he said, hours later, after he had stopped yelling at the airport staff and his rage had given way to despair. he had already sold his car and electronics shop in iraq, in preparation for the move, and done “everything they told me to do,” he said, referring to u.s. officials, who he said had granted him a special immigrant visa on jan. 24.“they have killed my dream,” he said. “they took it away from me, in the last minutes.”presid






somalia-born farah troubled by trump's travel ban


london — four-time olympic champion mo farah says u.s. president donald trump's immigration policy "seems to have made me an alien" and fears he may not be able to return to his u.s. home.farah is a british citizen who was born in somalia, one of seven predominantly muslim nations subject to the executive order signed by trump that temporarily bans entry to the united states.farah currently is training in ethiopia. his family is based in portland, oregon."it's deeply troubling," the 33-year-old farah said in a statement on his facebook page, "that i will have to tell my childrenthat daddy might not be able to come home — to explain why the president has introduced a policy that comes from a place of ignorance and prejudice."britain's press ociation is reporting that farah and his represent






‘muslims think it’s a muslim ban’


conservative cnn contributor ana navarro on sunday shamed republicans — like former gov. jan brewer (r-az) — for defending president donald trump’s ban on travelers from seven muslim countries. “this is one where as exhausted as they may be, republicans need to appeal to their sense of conscience, to their principles, to what is right and wrong, to american values and they need to speak up,” navarro told a cnn panel. “folks may want to tell us this is not a muslim ban. i’ll tell you who thinks it’s a muslim ban. muslims think it’s a muslim ban, those who want a muslim ban — like [son of gen. michael flynn] little boy flynn and david duke, the former kkk leader, are celebrating it as a muslim ban.”“that was a lot to take in,” brewer quipped in reply. “people in america want to be secure and






trump order leaves iraqi allies in limbo


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