Tuesday, September 25, 2007

U.S. admits nearly 10,000 from "terrorism" states

"WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Nearly 10,000 people from countries designated as sponsors of terrorism have entered the United States under an immigration diversity program with relatively few restrictions, a report released on Friday said.

The report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office said the State Department's inspector general warned in 2003 that the Diversity Visa Program posed a significant risk to national security and recommended it be closed to people from countries on the U.S. list of state terrorism sponsors."

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Link to Article:
http://www.reuters.com/article/newsOne/idUSN212762820070921

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