Donald Trump says hundreds of migrants and their children have been implicated in U.S. terrorism

The mass shooting in Orlando is further evidence the United States shouldn’t accept immigrants from the conflict-torn Middle East, says Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump. "We admit more than 100,000 lifetime migrants from the Middle East each year," Trump said in a June 12 statement. "Since 9/11, hundreds of migrants and their children have been implicated in terrorism in the United States." Though not an immigrant, the Orlando shooter Omar Mir Saddique Mateen declared allegiance to the Islamic State before killing 50 and injuring dozens in a gay nightclub. Mateen, who was killed in a SWAT raid, was a U.S.-born … >>More
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