Extreme vetting measures will keep USA safe from terrorists
00:45, Jan 31, 2017
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"It is important that a special exception is made for the consideration of individuals who directly supported American personnel overseas", the lawmakers wrote in a letter to Trump on Monday. "We only want to admit those into our country who support our country and love deeply our people", as reported by the Hill.
A military official noted Saturday that the US military, which uses translators and fixers in Iraq and Syria, two of the countries on the banned list, would find it harder to recruit, since the Pentagon has long offered the promise of refuge in the United States.
The Executive Order will also drastically reduce Exodus' funding for services to refugees already in the U.S. Exodus welcomed 947 individuals previous year from: Afghanistan, Bhutan, Burma, Burundi, Central African Republic, China, Cuba, The Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Honduras, Iraq, Somalia, Sudan, and Syria.
Before actually signing the order, Trump said, "this is the protection of the nation from foreign terrorist entry into the United States".
Standing behind the presidential seal, Trump proclaimed, "we don't want 'em here", and assured that this measure was a means to protecting the livelihood and safety of the American people.
"The needs of refugees and migrants worldwide have never been greater and the USA resettlement program is one of the most important in the world", the two Geneva-based agencies said in a joint statement.
"We will honour them not only with our words, but with our actions, and that's what we're doing today", said Trump flanked with the new Defense Secretary Gen (retired) James Mattis and the Vice President Mike Pence.
Senator Donnelly also responded to the order, saying that shutting down the refugee program could have the opposite effect that Trump intends, providing "recruitment fodder" for ISIS.
The letter was led by Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-Calif.), who was one of the first lawmakers to endorse Trump, and Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.), who remained critical of Trump throughout the campaign. "I think it's going to be very successful".
Drake said the agency was notified that the Syrian family was coming on January 13, and went ahead to secure for an apartment for them to rent in a duplex in Cleveland where another Syrian refuge family already lives. And the reason that was so unfair is that-everybody was persecuted in all fairness, but they were chopping off the heads of everybody, but more so the Christians.
The United States now has 5,000 troops in Iraq and 500 in Syria as "advisers" - but also USA artillery and aircraft to help in the fight.
"Even I have been banned", Faily said Sunday in a phone interview from Baghdad. He also wants increase the number of Navy ships from 287 to 350, and add to the Air Force's fighter jet fleet by as many as 1,200 aircraft.
Mr Trump plans to make good on his campaign pledge to block federal funding to states and cities where local law enforcement refuse to report undocumented immigrants they encounter to federal authorities. These are "the people who bled for us and stood by us".
A study released in September 2015 by the American Medical Association found OH could be heavily affected by the deal. However, the court ruled their "proffered efficiencies do not offset the anticompetitive effects of the merger".
The Denver Nuggets are well represented in this game, with Nikola Jokic , Emmanuel Mudiay and Jamal Murray all on the World squad. He's the first Spurs player to be selected for the Rising Stars Challenge since Kawhi Leonard in 2013.
She won a Tony for her performance in Whose Life is it Anyway? in 1980 and received an Oscar nod for Ordinary People. She was married three times and welcomed one child, a son Richard, who died from an accidental gunshot in 1980.
But the decision by the French Academy of Cinema Arts and Techniques to honour him at the Cesars infuriated women's groups. He spends his time between France, Poland, his ancestral homeland, and Switzerland, which have refused to extradite him.
If forecasters want to home in on an area of severe weather, it can scan that region every 30 seconds. GOES-16 captured this view of the moon as it looked across the surface of the Earth on January 15.
Barca have won the past two editions of the competition, and are the record holders of the King's Cup, with 28 trophies. The semi-finals will be played on 01/02 and 08/09 February. "It's vital we score at their place in the first leg".
Chile's President Michelle Bachelet has declared a state of emergency and called for worldwide help to stymie the wildfires. The worst forest fire in Chile's recent history has ravaged an entire town, destroying buildings, farms and livestock.
Martial was not included in the squad for United's draw against Stoke City and the EFL Cup defeat to Hull City . They reached the EFL Cup final during the week and they will want to treat the FA Cup with similar respect.
Chelsea Houska, 25, gave birth to her second child - and first with husband Cole DeBoer - and announced the news on January 25. However, Chelsea did reveal that her baby boy's name isn't too common, and that it is most likely seen as a last name.
CNN reports that the 25-year-old was in the Dominican Republic over the weekend and passed away following a vehicle accident. Ventura was killed the same day former major leaguer Andy Marte died in a separate auto crash in the Dominican.
War on drugs suspended in Philippines
Dela Rosa offered his resignation, but Duterte rejected it. "You policemen involved in syndicates, let's see what happens now". He had been kidnapped and killed by anti-drug police.
Kompany revels in City return
Asked whether Kompany was fit enough to play two games in four days, City boss Pep Guardiola said: "I don't know". It's something that we worked on and we did that; it's frustrating we didn't convert them.
Gears of War 4's Social Quickplay playlist gets cross-play
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TransCanada re-submits application for Keystone XL pipeline
Last Thursday, TRP reapplied for the project and if approved, we believe operations will commence in the next couple of years. The company said the project would contribute $3.4 billion (3.18 billion euros) to the United States economy.
Rain and snow are easing California out of its drought
Tinker considers several different indicators to determine the various degrees of drought: soil moisture, rainfall and streamflow. Drought conditions have retreated from almost half of California after January's onslaught of storms, the U.S.
Lavrov to meet with Syrian opposition in Moscow
In another development on Friday, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova expressed hope that Moscow's cooperation with Turkey and Iran on the Syria crisis would be long-term.
No Nintendo Switch Release Planned for Titanfall 2
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