U.S. Imported 150K Foreigners from Terrorist-Funding Countries in Last Decade Via Chain Migration, Lottery

Breitbart | 1/11/2018 | Staff
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The United States has imported about 150,000 foreign nationals from terrorist-funding countries through the processes known as “chain migration” and the Diversity Visa Lottery program over the course of the last decade.

Data from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) reveals the scale to which foreign relatives of immigrants in the U.S. have been able to mass immigrate to the country over the last few decades. This process is known as “chain migration,” whereby new immigrants can bring an unlimited amount of foreign family members with them to the U.S. On average, every two new immigrants bring about seven foreign relatives to the U.S. with them.

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In total, chain migration has imported more than 117,000 foreign nationals since 2005 from three countries that the State Department recognizes as state-sponsors of terrorism: Iran, Syria, and Sudan.

Chain migration was responsible for bringing Ahmed Amin El-Mofty, a 51-year-old from Egypt, who allegedly targeted Pennsylvania police officers in December 2017 in a terrorist attack, Breitbart News reported.

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Earlier in the month, Breitbart News reported how chain migration also imported accused suicide-bomber Akayed Ullah, a 27-year-old Bangladesh national, who allegedly attempted to detonate his bomb in New York City in an ISIS-inspired attack.

Ullah, as confirmed by DHS, entered the U.S. in 2011 as a chain migrant. Ullah came to the U.S. through the chain migration F43 visa, allowing him to obtain a Green Card simply because his father’s brother or sister had recently been naturalized as a U.S. citizen.

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Additionally, the Visa Lottery program has imported about 30,000 foreign nationals to the U.S. from Iran, Syria, and Sudan, all countries which fund terrorism, as recognized by the State Department.

Under the lottery program, championed by former Sen. Ted Kennedy and Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY), the U.S. randomly gives out 50,000 visas every year to foreign nationals from a multitude of...
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