Refugees Admitted to the U.S. Down 54% in March

2,070 Refugees Arrived in U.S. in March, 54% Drop From February’s 4,579CNS News

In a continuing declining trend, 2,070 refugees arrived during March, a 54.79 percent drop from the 4,579 recorded in February, according to State Department Refugee Processing Center data.

Of the 2,070 refugees resettled in March, the largest contingents came from Somalia (335), Syria (282), Burma (278), Iraq (192), Democratic Republic of Congo (184), Ukraine (167) and Iran (101).

With the fiscal year now halfway through, 39,098 refugees had arrived as of March 31, of whom 30,122 arrived before the end of the Obama administration and 8,967 since Trump’s inauguration.

According to a chart at the link, from 2010 thru the end of the Obama admin, 512.9 million refugees have entered the country.

Trump is quickly decreasing this highly risky endeavor.


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