Immigration – Facts & News Links

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Trump tells young immigrants in US illegally to ‘rest easy’ http://bit.ly/2w3tyAL

Trump tells young immigrants in US illegally to ‘rest easy’

Trump tells young immigrants in US illegally to ‘rest easy’

Trump tells young immigrants in US illegally to 'rest easy'

WASHINGTON (AP) — Young immigrants brought to the U.S. as children and now here illegally can “rest easy,” President Donald Trump said Friday, telling the “dreamers” they will not

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Trump Administration Rejects Study Showing Positive Impact of Refugees https://nyti.ms/2jFudrd

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NATIONAL SECURITY – Facts & News Links

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Exclusive: Trump to focus counter-extremism program solely on Islam – sources http://reut.rs/2jWNJeA

Exclusive: Trump to focus counter-extremism program solely on Islam – sources

Exclusive: Trump to focus counter-extremism program solely on Islam - sources

The Trump administration wants to revamp and rename a U.S. government program designed to counter all violent ideologies so that it focuses solely on Islamist extremism, five people briefed on the matter told Reuters.

Source: reut.rs/2jWNJeA

Trump Cuts Funds For Countering Violent Hate Groups – The Forward http://bit.ly/2vwTqpX

Trump Cuts Funding For Groups That Counter Violent White Supremacy

Trump Cuts Funding For Groups That Counter Violent White Supremacy

The future of dozens of programs aimed at countering white nationalist extremism is unclear following a decision by the Trump administration to put their funding on hold.

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Republicans deride Trump’s idea for cyber security unit with Russia | Reuters http://reut.rs/2uGzro0

Trump backtracks on cyber unit with Russia after harsh criticism

Trump backtracks on cyber unit with Russia after harsh criticism

U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday backtracked on his push for a cyber security unit with Russia, tweeting that he did not think it could happen, hours after his proposal was harshly criticized by Republicans who said Moscow could not be trusted.

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Lawmakers blast Trump’s plan to work with Russia on cybersecurity – The Washington Post http://wapo.st/2uGSJd2

Trump suggested a cybersecurity pact with Russia. Lawmakers say they were ‘dumbfounded.’

Trump suggested a cybersecurity pact with Russia. Lawmakers say they were ‘dumbfounded.’

The criticism spanned both sides of the aisle.

Source: wapo.st/2uGSJd2

Trump repeals an Obama regulation keeping guns from people with certain mental health conditions http://www.newsweek.com/trump-set-overturn-guns-mental-health-regulation-557237

Trump repeals an Obama regulation keeping guns from people with certain mental health conditions

Trump repeals an Obama regulation keeping guns from people with certain mental health conditions

The decision is a significant step for gun rights.

Source: www.newsweek.com/trump-set-overturn-guns-mental-health-regulation-557237

Donald Trump administration ‘wants to cut white supremacism from counter-extremism program http://ind.pn/2qzvUou

Trump team ‘want to remove white supremacists from the terror watch programme’

Trump team 'want to remove white supremacists from the terror watch programme'

Donald Trump’s administration is reportedly pushing to erase neo-Nazis and white supremacists from the US government’s counter-extremism programme by moving it to focus exclusively on Islamist terrorism. American officials briefed on the proposed changes told Reuters the Countering Violent Extremism (DVE) initiative could be renamed to “Countering Radical Islamic Extremism”....   read more