Refugee Intake: Biden To Keep Low Limit Set By Trump Administration

US President Joe Biden makes an announcement of a police taking pictures in Minnesota within the Oval Workplace of the White Home after a gathering with members of Congress concerning the American Jobs Plan April 12, 2021, in Washington, DC.  Brendan Smialowski / AFP

President Joe Biden is delaying plans for a giant growth within the variety of refugees allowed into the US and can as a substitute keep the traditionally low ceiling of 15,000 individuals, a senior administration official mentioned Friday.

Biden had beforehand mentioned he needed to permit as much as 60,000 refugees to enter the nation, however is protecting the strict restrict set by his predecessor Donald Trump as a result of have to “rebuild” this system and take care of pandemic-related issues, mentioned the official, who requested to not be recognized.

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