Secretary of State John Kerry just dropped a bombshell on every American and the hopeful legal immigrant community as well.
On Sunday Kerry was in Berlin meeting with the German Foreign Minister to talk over the ongoing refugee crisis currently boiling over in Europe. It was during this visit that Kerry announced to the world press that the United States would be moving to take in a huge number of Syrian refugees over the next two years.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says the U.S. will accept 85,000 refugees from around the world next year, up from 70,000, and the number will rise to 100,000 in 2017.
Aides to Kerry say that many, though not all, of the additional refugees would be Syrian…
Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton said Sunday on CBS News’ “Face the Nation” that as many as 65,000 Syrian refugees should be taken in.
“We’re facing the worst refugee crisis since the end of World War II, and I think the United States has to do more,” the former secretary of State said on CBS’ “Face the Nation” on Sunday.
“I would like to see us move from what is a good start with 10,000 to 65,000 and begin immediately to put into place the mechanisms for vetting the people that we would take in.”
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