Biden keeps Trump-era cap on refugee admissions, breaking earlier pledge

Biden keeps Trump-era cap on refugee admissions, breaking earlier pledge

The Guardian

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Instead, the president is adjusting the allocation limits and lifting restrictions on resettlements from Somalia, Syria and Yemen

Joe Biden has not lifted Donald Trump’s historically low cap of 15,000 refugee admissions for this year, going back on an earlier pledge to welcome more than 60,000 refugees into the US.

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