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United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres: ‘Concerned’ by Refugee Bans | The Daily Beast

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres released a statement seemingly in response to President Donald Trump’s executive order temporarily banning refugees and foreign nationals from seven Muslim-majority countries. Guterres said “countries have the right, even the obligation, to responsibly manage their borders to avoid infiltration by members of terrorist organizations,” but added: “This cannot be based on any form of discrimination related to religion.”

Source: United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres: ‘Concerned’ by Refugee Bans – The Daily Beast

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