Refugee

Trump administration to slash refugee program, capping number at 18K

President Donald Trump visits a section of the U.S.-Mexico border wall in Otay Mesa, Calif., Sept. 18, 2019. (ABC News)- The Trump administration announced Thursday it planned to slash the number of refugees allowed in the U.S. in 2020 with a cap of 18,000, the lowest number in decades. The plan gives special consideration to people fleeing religious persecution and Iraqis who have helped the U.S….

10-Year-Old Iraqi Refugee Forgives ISIS

(ABC News) — A young Iraqi Christian girl, whose family has been living in a refugee camp after fleeing ISIS threats, says she forgives the terrorist group and shared her hope for the future. “Yes I forgive them,” Myriam told ABC News “20/20” co-anchor Elizabeth Vargas, adding that “as Jesus said ‘forgive each other, love each other the way I love…