Text of Trump Executive Order suspending refugee admissions

The White House has released the specific text of the Executive Order signed on Friday afternoon by President Donald Trump, which would suspend refugee admissions into the United States for 120 days, blocking visas for some Muslims by singling out seven specific nations, as Mr. Trump said it was necessary to protect Americans from possible terror threats.

"We want to ensure that we are not admitting into our country the very threats our soldiers are fighting overseas," the President said during a visit to the Pentagon.

"We only want to admit those into our country who will support our country and love deeply our people," Mr.Trump added.

Here is the text of the President's Executive Order:

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