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Homeland Security report disputes threat posed by travel-ban nations

WASHINGTON - Analysts at the Homeland Security Department's (DHS) intelligence arm found insufficient evidence that citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries included in President Donald Trump's travel ban pose a terrorism threat to the United States.

A draft document concludes that citizenship is an "unlikely indicator" of terrorism threats to the United States and that few people from the countries Trump listed in his travel ban have carried out attacks or been involved in terrorism-re

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