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Calls for Obama to FREE thousands of asylum seekers from Central America so Trump can't deport them when he becomes President

The senior program officer at the Women's Refugee Commission, Katharina Obser, wrote last week: 'Undoubtedly, the results of Tuesday’s election have changed what it means to be an immigrant, refugee, and asylum seeker in the United States.

‘Given the rhetoric of deportation and exclusion that were often at the heart of the Trump campaign’s promises on immigration policy, we sincerely hope that those promises will not turn out be the reality of a Trump Administration.’