US President Donald has announced plans to temporarily suspend immigration to the United States.
In a tweet on Monday night, Trump he intends to sign an executive order suspending immigration to the US due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, as well as the “need to protect the jobs” of American citizens.
“In light of the attack from the Invisible Enemy, as well as the need to protect the jobs of our GREAT American Citizens, I will be signing an Executive Order to temporarily suspend immigration into the United States!,” reads a tweet from Trump.
He did not indicate when he will sign the order.
The United States the world in the number of those who have tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19) as well as the number of deaths at 792,759 cases and 42,514 deaths.