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Muslim-Majority Countries: Visa Holders and Administration Officials

muslim-majority countries: Refugees are covered, too, according to Toronto Star. Administration officials promised that implementation this time, which started at 8 p.m. The new rules, the product of months of legal wrangling, aren't so much an outright ban as a tightening of already-tough visa policies affecting citizens from six Muslim-majority countries. EDT, would be orderly. Read the latest news on U.S. President Donald Trump Still, immigration and refugee advocates are vowing challenge the new requirements and the administration has struggled to explain how they will make the United States safer. Customs and Border Protection spokesman Dan Hetlage said his agency expected business as usual at our ports of entry, with all valid visa holders still being able to travel. ( As reported in the news.