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Travelers From 7 Countries Experience Difficulties Entering US

January 30, 2017 12:23 AM
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U.S. airport authorities began implementing President Donald Trump's executive action aimed at preventing terrorists from entering the United States. Several hundred people were detained at entry airports Saturday and Sunday, sparking a wave of protests at home and abroad. The executive order singling out seven Muslim majority countries - Iraq, Syria, Iran, Yemen, Sudan, Libya and Somalia - has baffled citizens in those countries. VOA's Zlatica Hoke has more.