HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » Forums & Groups » Main » Latest Breaking News (Forum) » U.S. again extending temp...

Sat May 22, 2021, 07:43 PM

U.S. again extending temporary protected status for Haitians

Source: Politico

Why GOP lawmaker's staffer alerted FBI before insurrection
Hamas retains robust rocket arsenal despite 11 days of Israeli strikes, experts say

The Biden administration is allowing eligible Haitian nationals residing in the U.S. to apply for a new 18-month designation for temporary protected status, reversing a Trump administration effort that had sought to end the special consideration.

In a statement Saturday, Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas cited security concerns, social unrest, an increase in human rights abuses, crippling poverty and other problems in Haiti for the decision.

“After careful consideration, we determined that we must do what we can to support Haitian nationals in the United States until conditions in Haiti improve so they may safely return home," Mayorkas said.

Read more: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/us-again-extending-temporary-protected-status-for-haitians/ar-AAKhhQp?li=BBnb7Kz

1 replies, 1058 views

Reply to this thread

Back to top Alert abuse

Always highlight: 10 newest replies | Replies posted after I mark a forum
Replies to this discussion thread
Arrow 1 replies Author Time Post
Reply U.S. again extending temporary protected status for Haitians (Original post)
Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin May 22 OP
Judi Lynn May 22 #1

Response to Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin (Original post)

Sat May 22, 2021, 09:12 PM

1. Very decent action. Thank you.

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink

Reply to this thread