INS Detains Hundreds of Muslim and Middle Eastern Immigrants in California

January 9, 2003

Source: The American Jewish Committee

On January 9, 2003 The American Jewish Committee reported that "the American Jewish Committee today called on the Administration to fairly implement the “Registration of Certain Nonimmigrant Aliens from Designated Countries Program,” which requires registration by visitors and immigrants from certain Middle Eastern and other nations that are sponsors or seedbeds of terrorism."