Syrian refugees: Arrests of more #ISIS suspects proves need for better screening and go-slow approach

As the global dragnet for ISIS operatives spreads, there are reports today of arrests made in Turkey and the United States of people who gained entry into those countries as refugees.

http://www.express.co.uk/news/world/620249/Eight-arrested-Istanbul-airport-amid-ISIS-fears

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3322649/The-enemy-Nearly-SEVENTY-arrested-America-ISIS-plots-include-refugees-given-safe-haven-turned-terror.html

Naturally, these arrests will spur calls for better screening processes. But one article I read yesterday quoted a security agent as saying there is no foolproof screening method, that although the risk of ISIS operatives entering Canada with Syrian refugees is low, it is still a possibility.

Yet, the Liberal government of Canada and some provincial leaders are determined to fulfill Justin Trudeau’s election campaign pledge to bring in 25,000 Syrian refugees within the next month or so.

I don’t think Trudeau should feel that he has failed Canadians if he doesn’t live up to that promise, in light of all the new information coming in daily. Trudeau is being urged to go slow on this. It would seem to be the prudent thing to do.

If he doesn’t slow down and things go badly for Canada later — if ISIS operatives do get in with the refugees — Trudeau must bear full responsibility for whatever terrorism they inflict upon the population of this country. At the very least, he would have to step down from office.

— Jillian

2 thoughts on “Syrian refugees: Arrests of more #ISIS suspects proves need for better screening and go-slow approach

  1. But I highly doubt Mr. Harper would have completely stopped any immigration to the country in light of others accepting them, especially Germany. Hollande has just said France will continue in spite of 11-13; and the political optics. C-51? As “the expert” pointed out “no foolproof method”. Same-same cyber security. So, either way it’s still a win-win for IS. Nuke ’em. Insanity? You bet. And better pack your bags for Beverly Hills dearie or get your gun %P

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  2. The leaders of Europe, the US and Canada are pushing for immigration of Muslim refugees. In the US that also includes illegal aliens and legal immigration. Statistically, most end up on the dole. All to the detriment of the existing citizens.
    You have to admire the genius of these politicians to keep getting elected in-spite of the fact they are doing harm to the average citizen.

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