A decree to toughen immigration policy of the United States is not directed against Muslims, while it has already shown its effectiveness. As reported by Reuters, said the US President Donald trump.
“This is not a ban for Muslims. It [the decree] is working fine. This can be seen in airports, it can be seen everywhere,” — said the head of the White house. He added that the decree provides for “very severe” restrictive measures and very thorough inspection of entering the United States.
The decree trump to toughen immigration policy, signed January 27, applies to nationals of the seven countries with a predominantly Muslim population. The list of those States were not disclosed, but, according to Reuters, the sanctions will affect the citizens of Iran, Iraq, Yemen, Libya, Syria, Somalia and the Sudan.
The decree trump to toughen immigration policies have led to the fact that some flights that flew in the USA, was withdrawn by the citizens of the States included in the list, despite the fact that they had American visas. In particular, employees of the Dutch airline KLM is not allowed on Board seven passengers of different flights. In the framework of the execution of the decree was also forced to remove from the aircraft passenger canadian airline WestJet.
The US administration’s decision provoked criticism in some of the countries caught up in the black list. In particular, Tehran has promised to respond to Washington’s actions balanced measures, reports RIA Novosti.
The Wall Street Journal reported that lawyers from the American civil liberties Union American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit on behalf of two Iraqis, who were not allowed into the United States in connection with the decree of the trump.
During his election campaign, the billionaire has repeatedly stated that it plans to deport roughly 11 million people living illegally in the United States.