Syrian refugees shunned by some in U.S. after attacks in Paris

November 16, 2015 1:23 PM

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Syrian refugees shunned by some in U.S. after attacks in Paris

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley rejected the possibility of allowing Syrian refugees into his state, and connected refugees with potential terror threats.

"After full consideration of this weekend's attacks of terror on innocent citizens in Paris, I will oppose any attempt to relocate Syrian refugees to Alabama through the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program," Bentley said Sunday in a statement.

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