Almost Half Of The Refugees Admitted Onto US Soil This Year Are Muslim
Nearly 29,000 Muslim refugees have been admitted onto American soil since the 2016 fiscal year began last October.By Briana Altergott | August 17, 2016
More than 60,000 refugees have fled to the U.S. so far in this fiscal year.
And, for the first time in more than a decade, nearly half are Muslim, according to a new report out this week.
The Pew Research Center recently analyzed data from the State Department's Refugee Processing Center.