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  • good afternoon.

  • President Joe Biden told the Mexican president that the U.

  • S plans to reverse the Trump Administration's quote draconian immigration approach while working on policies addressing the causes of migration, according to the White House.

  • In a Friday call with Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, Biden outlined his plan to create new legal pathways for immigration and improve the process for people requesting asylum.

  • The White House released also said the two leaders agreed to work together towards reducing irregular migration.

  • In a Twitter post, Lopez Obrador called the call quote pleasant and respectful.

  • The call comes two days after Biden signed half a dozen executive orders to reverse several hardline immigration policies put in place by former President Trump, including immediately lifting a travel ban on 13 mostly Muslim majority and African countries and halting construction of the US Mexico border wall over in Sunland Park, New Mexico.

  • Construction sites of the border wall appeared abandoned after Biden signed the executive order.

  • On Thursday, Lopez Obrador praised Biden for halting construction.

  • If President Biden says that a wall is no longer being built, that's what he means.

  • In four years zero.

  • Biden has also made an early push for a bill that would open a path for citizenship for the roughly 11 million people living in the United States illegally, though even his allies in Congress acknowledged that may be a quote Herculean task.

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U.S. to reverse 'draconian' immigration policies

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    林宜悉 posted on 2021/01/24
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