Donald Trump on Friday signed an executive order that will limit
immigration and refugees from some Muslim-majority countries and he
separately said he wanted the United States to give priority to Syrian
Christians fleeing the civil war there.
Republican Representative Michael McCaul, the House
Homeland Security Committee chairman, said on CNN that Trump’s order
would include a 30-day suspension of visa applications from seven
countries designated as “high-threat areas” and a suspension of the
“I’m establishing new vetting measures to keep radical Islamic
terrorists out of the United States of America. Don’t want them here,”
Trump said at the Pentagon.
“We only want to admit those into our country who will support our country and love deeply our people,” he said.