Governors rush to slam door on Syrian refugees

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Governors rush to slam door on Syrian refugees

"Governors across the country are scrambling to close off their states to resettled Syrian refugees in the wake of the deadly terror attacks in Paris that are linked to Islamic State extremists. The list of states climbed quickly to 23 by Monday evening, after President Obama said that the U.S. would continue to accept refugees and denounced efforts to stop those fleeing violence from coming to the United States as "shameful.""

 

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  • Phillip, Abby. « Governors rush to slam door on Syrian refugees », The Washington Post, November 17, 2015.
  • Migration management
  • Mobility/Immobility
  • Refugee
  • Securitization
  • Security dispositive