According to a recent poll, more than half of Americans say they don’t want to allow Syrian refugees into the United States because they believe they pose a security risk.
CCTV America’s Roee Ruttenberg reports from Atlanta in the U.S. state of Georgia.
US President facing opposition to allowing in more Syrian refugees
The United States, so far, has allowed in about 22-hundred Syrian refugees. U.S. President Barack Obama wants to add 10-thousand more to that number, but he faces fierce opposition.
CCTV America’s Mike Walter spoke to writer and editor Elizabeth MacBride about the issue.