On Jan. 27, President Trump signed a sweeping executive order immediately suspending the entire U.S. refugee program for 120 days.

The order also blocks immigration for at least 90 days from seven predominantly Muslim nations considered to be “terror-prone”, including Iraq, Iran, Libya, Somalia,

Source:: The Lowdown

Who Are the Refugees Living in America Today? 8 March,2017Matthew Green


Matthew Green

Matthew Green is a digital media producer for KQED News. He previously produced The Lowdown, KQED’s multimedia news education blog. Matthew's written for numerous Bay Area publications, including the Oakland Tribune and San Francisco Chronicle. He also taught journalism classes at Fremont High School in East Oakland.

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