International | More than 100 Iranian Christians previously invited to apply for U.S. asylum are now living in shelters in Austria, facing threats of deportation
by Mindy Belz
Posted 1/17/18, 01:31 pm
IRAN: The U.S. State Department is denying entry to the United States for 100 Iranian Christians invited to apply for asylum under a 27-year-old law granting persecuted religious minorities special refugee status. Nearly all are Assyrian and Armenian Christians who have families in the United States.