U.S. Supreme Court Upholds Trump Travel Ban on Muslim Majority Countries

Protesters gather outside the Supreme Court while the justices heard arguments on the legality of President Donald Trump’s latest travel ban.Yuri Gripas / Reuters WVNTR – The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled in favour of President Donald Trump administration’s travel ban targeting people from several Muslim majority countries. The latest presidential proclamation maintains limits on […]

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Travel Warning – Airlines reroute flights due to potential airstrikes in Syria

WVN – The European Organisation for the Safety of Air Navigation – an intergovernmental organisation with 41 Members and the European air traffic control agency (EASA) has issued an alert warning of potential airstrikes into Syria with Air-to-Ground and or cruise missiles within the next few days. Airlines are warned to avoid the Eastern Mediterranean […]

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US Supreme Court okays Trump’s latest travel ban

WVN – The US Supreme Court on Monday issued an order allowing full enforcement of President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban to go into effect while legal challenges are argued in lower courts. The revised order bans most travellers from Syria, Libya, Iran, Yemen, Chad, Somalia, North Korea and Venezuela. Six of the countries have […]

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White House Condemns Judge’s Decision Halting Travel Ban

WVN – VOANews — The White House is reacting furiously to a federal judge blocking President Donald Trump’s latest executive order that would have banned entry to travelers from several countries beginning Wednesday. “Today’s dangerously flawed district court order undercuts the president’s efforts to keep the American people safe and enforce minimum security standards for entry […]

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Supreme Court Issues Temporary Order Upholding Trump Refugee Ban

A Syrian woman who is a plaintiff in Hawaii’s challenge to the travel ban ordered by the Trump administration greets her mother-in-law after she arrived from Syria at Honolulu’s Daniel K. Inouye International Airport on Aug. 12, 2017. WVN  — (VOANews) – The U.S. Supreme Court has issued a temporary order allowing the Trump administration […]

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Muslim Ban Leaves Hundreds of Yemeni Diversity Lottery Winners Among Others Stranded

Dr. Debbie Almontaser, Contributor CEO of Bridging Cultures Group Inc. and Board President of the Muslim Community Network. WVN – (HuffingtonPost) – Thousands of people are now stranded all over the world without help, answers, or funds to survive. What has caused this huge displacement you may ask? It is the unconstitutional Travel Ban, which […]

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Syrian Grenfell victims: thousands urge UK to give parents emergency visa

Mohammed Alhajali was living in Grenfell Tower with his brother, Omar. Photograph: Handout/Reuters WVN – (The Guardian) Thousands of people have signed an online petition to get the parents of two Syrian refugees affected by the Grenfell fire, one killed and the other injured, to the UK. Mohammed Alhajali, 24, an engineering student who fled […]

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