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1
Q

On _____ President Donald Trump signed an ______ halting all ____ admissions and temporarily barring people from seven _____ majority countries.

A

27 January
executive order
refugee
Muslim

2
Q

Who is affected by the ban?

A

Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen

3
Q

How long were they permitted from entering the US?

A

90 days

4
Q

What did Trump say?

A

“This is not about religion - this is about terror and keeping our country safe. There are over 40 different countries worldwide that are majority Muslim that are not affected by this order.”

5
Q

What are the legal arguments?

1965– the US Congress passed the ______ and _______which said that no person could be “discriminated against in the issuance of an _____ because of the person’s ___ ____ ____ ______ or ______”.

A

Immigration
Nationality Act
immigrant visa
race, sex, nationality, place of birth or place of residence