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Trump to Sign Executive Orders to Ban Refugees from Coming to U.S.

HeadlineJan 25, 2017

President Trump is slated to sign a slew of executive orders today and Thursday to severely restrict immigration. One order is expected to include a months-long ban prohibiting refugees from resettling in the United States, including refugees fleeing the devastating war in Syria. Another executive order is expected to stop visas from being issued to anyone traveling to the U.S. from Iraq, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan and Yemen.

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