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Trump to Cap Number of Refugees Resettled in U.S. at Lowest Level Since 1980

HeadlineSep 27, 2017

Officials say the Trump administration is planning to cap the number of refugees resettled in the United States over the next year at 45,000—the lowest level since 1980. Last year, under President Obama, the cap was 110,000 refugees. This comes amid the world’s worst refugee crisis since World War II.

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