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Claims 'no refugees' since 9/11 took part in terror plots ring false

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  1. Revmitchell

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    http://www.foxnews.com/us/2015/11/2...ince-11-took-part-in-terror-plots-ring-false/
     
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    Let's not forget the two brothers who were responsible for the Boston Bombing.
     
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    As they were Chechens and thus probably came under their Russian citizenship, did they come as Jackson-Varnik refugees?
     
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    I am curious, why would that distinction be important?
     
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    The Jackson-Varnik amendment was passed to twist the USSR's arm to let Jews immigrate to Israel. However, as American laws are religiously neutral, the J-V also covers Evangelical Christian-Baptists, Mennonites, and others. It's one of the reasons why the Russian Mafia was able to cross over the pond.
     
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