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Ending TPS for Haiti Affects Thousands of Children

November 23, 2017 02:05 AM
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Almost 60,000 Haitians have until July 2019 to return to their country from the U.S. following a decision by the Trump administration to end their temporary protected status, granted to them in the wake of Haiti's devastating 2010 earthquake. The Center for Immigration Studies says most of them have lived in the U.S. for 13 years and many have U.S.-born children. What effects will the Trump administration decision have on them? VOA's Immigration reporter Aline Barros reports.