Source: Agenzia Fides – MIL OSI
Headline: AMERICA/UNITED STATES – Bishops express disappointment: Congress wants to further reduce the number of refugees
Washington – On Wednesday evening, the US State Department released its report to Congress recommending the admission of a maximum of 15,000 refugees to the United States in 2021. The report is the first step towards the President’s signature on the new refugee provision, which by law is required by Congress to deliberate and express its views by September 30th. The historical average of previous annual refugee admissions is 95,000.