A number of options are being discussed, and the zero option has already been repulsed by some government officials, according to one source.
The removal of refugees is in line with the administration's immigration agenda, which seeks to limit US entry. Earlier this week, the administration also introduced a regulation that prohibits most Americans from Central America from seeking refuge in the United States.
Attorneys immediately sparked concern about the news that refugee admission may be reduced to zero.
"The United States is a refugee country, refusing to accept refugees at a time when there is a record number of people fleeing their homes around the world is a cowardly racially motivated abdication of our nation's values ,
A number of agencies are expected to present their recommendations in the coming weeks by several agencies and agencies and approved by the chairman.In cases where the ceiling is often seen as an objective to be achieved, the actual number of the administration has set the ceiling for 20,000 for 45,000 refugees, only 23,000 have been accepted, according to the Center for Refugees. So far, the administration has received more than 21,000 refugees since June 30, according to government figures.
A State Department spokesman declined to comment on inter-party talks.
"Every year, the President makes an annual decision, after appropriate consultations with Congress, on the refugee acceptance ceiling for the next fiscal year, to be made before the fiscal year 2020 on October 1, 2019. We have nothing more to say about this "
Last year, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that their number should not be seen as the" only barometer "of the United States commitment to humanitarian efforts around the world, adding that the US" will focus on p cases of humanitarian protection for those already in the country. "