Trump administration announces further slash in refugee program to historic low

The Trump administration proposed Thursday to further slash the country’s refugee program, a move that would bring the refugee population to an all-time low.The announcement to reduce how many refugees will be admitted into the United States during the new fiscal year, which started Thursday, was posted near midnight Wednesday by the State Department, the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of Health and Human Services.In the notice, officials said the administration would allow 15,000 refugees to enter the United States during fiscal year 2020-2021, an almost 17% reduction from…

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