GOP Leaders: Threat of Islamic State on Southern Border

The recent border apprehensions of Syrian nationals highlight that terrorists could enter the U.S. illegally via the country’s southwest border, the Chairmen of the House and Senate Judiciary Committees warn.


Written By Caroline May for Breitbart:

“Given ISIS’s avowed aim of attacking Americans on our own soil and its unconcealed plan to masquerade its terror operatives as Syrians fleeing their country, it is clear that any border apprehensions of putative Syrians presenting fraudulent identification documents is a matter of grave concern,” House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) and Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) wrote in a letter to Department of Homeland Security Sec. Jeh Johnson this week.

In recent weeks reports have revealed several incidents of Syrian nationals, some using fraudulent passports, attempting to enter the U.S. illegally.

These attempts have occurred as the lawmakers consider the national security implications of moving forward with the Obama administration’s plan to …. KEEP READING HERE

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