“These [executive orders] will not make our nation safer, rather they will make it more fearful and less welcoming,” says Hamas-CAIR top dog Nihad Awad.
He is crestfallen that Muslims from Syria, Yemen and other jihad hotspots will be barred. His true colors are showing.
“CAIR to Hold News Conference After Trump Signs ‘Muslim Ban’ Executive Orders,” Hamas-CAIR press release, January 24, 2017:
WASHINGTON, Jan. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — On Wednesday, January 25, the Council on American-Islamic-Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, will hold a news conference at it Capitol Hill headquarters in Washington, D.C., to offer reaction to executive orders expected to be signed tomorrow by President Donald Trump restricting immigration from Syria and six other Middle Eastern and African countries.
President Trump is also expected to temporarily bar most refugees from entry to the United States. Yet another order will block visas from being issued to citizens of Iraq, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan and Yemen.
The orders will be the actual implementation of what then-candidate Trump said would be a complete ban on Muslims entering the United States.
“These [executive orders] will not make our nation safer, rather they will make it more fearful and less welcoming,” tweeted CAIR National Executive Director Nihad Awad in reaction to initial media reports of the orders….