One year ago, President Trump signed an executive order that would become among his most controversial and legally tested decisions to date: a ban restricting travel for foreign nationals from a group of Muslim-majority countries in the name of national security. VOA spoke with members of diaspora communities from countries on the revised list, where lives and livelihoods have been affected. Ramon Taylor reports from New York.
The U.S. administration says any future aid for the Palestinian refugees may depend on the willingness of the Palestinian leaders to return to peace negotiations with Israel. Palestinians are angry at President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and have rejected a U.S. role as impartial mediator. But refugees depending on the international aid worry where their next meal will come from. VOA's Zlatica Hoke reports.