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Trump Travel Ban Preventing Iranian Woman from Seeking Life-Saving Treatment in U.S.

HeadlineAug 10, 2018
Iranian travel ban medical

An Iranian woman with a life-threatening brain disease is being denied entry into the United States for treatment by Trump’s travel ban. A Louisville, Kentucky, doctor, who is the first in the world to find a cure for the brain disease, has offered to treat Marzieh Taheri, but the Trump administration has so far refused to approve her for an exemption waiver from the travel ban.

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