Hanna: Halt entry of additional Syrian refugees until we can properly screen each one

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Richard Hanna today issued the following statement in regard to the terror attacks in Paris and around the world and the connection to ISIS:



“The horrifying tragedy in Paris this past Friday highlights the stark and brutal realities of the ongoing conflict in Syria, the rise of ISIS, and the risks of growing Islamic extremism. Although details are still emerging, it appears that at least one of the terrorists entered Europe posing as a Syrian refugee. The attacks in Paris are not isolated events, but rather follow a pattern of several other incidents around the world from Egypt to Lebanon in which the Islamic State has brutally targeted innocent civilians.


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