Jordanian National Arrested for Smuggling 6 Yemenis Into USA

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( – On Monday — the same day President Trump tweeted that illegal immigration is a “top National Security problem” — the Justice Department announced the arrest of 31-year-old Moayad Heider Mohammad Aldairi, a Jordanian national living in Mexico, for conspiring to smuggle six Yemeni nationals into the United States.

Aldairi appeared in federal court in New York on Monday, where the magistrate ordered that he be held pending transfer to the Western District of Texas for further criminal proceedings.

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.
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