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USCCB and JRS/USA Call for Safety and Security of Asylum Seekers

In response to the death of a father and daughter at the U.S.-Mexico border and reports of appalling conditions for children in detention, the United States Conferences of Catholic Bishops and Jesuit Refugee Service/USA have released statements calling for the safety and security of asylum seekers.
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JRS/USA Urges Compassionate Treatment of Children

In light of ongoing reports of significant human rights abuses in U.S. immigration detention centers, particularly housing immigrant children, Jesuit Refugee Service/USA has released a statement urging the compassionate treatment of children.
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USCCB and JRS/USA Respond to Announcement of Historically Low U.S. Refugee Resettlement Limits

The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops and Jesuit Refugee Service/USA both expressed disappointment after the announcement that a maximum of 30,000 refugees will be resettled in the U.S. in 2019.