Biden WH to Allow Former Taliban Civil Servants Into US

The Biden administration is planning to allow certain people into the United States who worked for the Taliban government in Afghanistan from 1996 to 2001, Fox News reported.

A draft document from U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) outlines how the Department of Homeland Security plans to issue a memorandum on the previously mentioned civil servants so that they can be exempt from terrorism-related inadmissibility grounds (TRIG) if they fulfill other background requirements.

“Many individuals who worked in civil service positions before the declaration of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan in 1996 continued to do so after the declaration,” the document reads in justification of these applicants. “Some did so under duress or other situations of hardship.”

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