Statement by Acting Secretary Elaine Duke on the President's Proclamation on Enhanced Global Security Measures

Release Date:
September 24, 2017

For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
Contact: 202-282-8010

WASHINGTON - “Today’s announcement by the President will protect Americans and allow DHS to better keep terrorists and criminals from entering our country. The restrictions announced are tough and tailored, and they send a message to foreign governments that they must work with us to enhance security.”

For more information on the enhanced global security measures, view the frequently asked questions and fact sheet .

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