Barack Obama supports hosting 10,000 Syrian refugees

president-etats-unis-barack-obamaUS President Barack Obama has ordered his government to accommodate at least 10,000 Syrian refugees in the coming year, announced the White House Thursday.

The United States welcomed about 1,500 refugees in the fiscal year that ends in late September, and Mr. Obama has asked his team to “increase this figure and accept at least 10,000 refugees in the next year tax, “said Josh Earnest, his spokesman.

More details to follow.

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