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Prelate condemns Trump administration’s plans for 40% reduction in refugee resettlement

September 30, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: “We are currently in the midst of the world’s greatest forced displacement crisis on record, and for our nation, which leads by example, to lower the number of refugee admissions for those who are in need is unacceptable,” said Bishop Joe Vásquez of Austin, chairman of the US bishops’ Committee on Migration. “Refugees are among the most vulnerable people, fleeing war, religious persecution, and extreme targeted violence.”

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