Immigration-US-POLITICS-JUSTICE-ARGUMENTS

June 10, 2021

Woman smiled with her brother at the airport

Syrian refugee Baraa Haj Khalaf, (C), shares a laugh with her brother Mohamad (back) and her husband Abdulmajeed as they greet people during their arrival at O’Hare International Airport on February 7, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois.
Baraa Haj Khalaf and her family were previously banned from entering the United States after President Donald Trump signed an executive order banning immigrants from entering the country. The Justice Department faced tough questioning as it urged a court of appeals to reinstate President Donald Trump’s travel ban targeting citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries — put on hold by the courts last week. / AFP / Joshua LOTT

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