President Trump on Friday appeared to use the deadliest terror attack in Egypt’s modern history to push two of his domestic security proposals: a travel ban on certain Muslim-majority countries and a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.
“We have to get TOUGHER AND SMARTER than ever before, and we will. Need the WALL, need the BAN!” Trump exclaimed in a tweet noting he would soon reach out to Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi.
Trump issued the tweet after earlier announcing he would spend part of the day
Earlier in the day,
During the campaign, Trump called for both a massive wall along the U.S.’s southern border and a temporary ban on all Muslims from entering the country.
Trump has demanded that Congress fund the wall project, but it’s unclear if Republican leaders will back the contentious proposal and potentially
Courts have frustrated Trump by repeatedly blocking his executive orders barring entry to the U.S. to people from six Muslim-majority countries: Iran, Libya, Somalia, Yemen, Syria and Chad. But last week, an appeals court
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