Cairo, 28 January. One Yemeni, and six Iraqi citizens not allowed to enter the EgyptAir plane that took off in the United States. As representatives of the Cairo airport, the Associated Press, these citizens hoped for asylum in the United States.
According to the information, representatives of the Cairo airport contacted colleagues from the airport of a name of John Kennedy in new York. After that, representatives of the UN Agency for refugees has not allowed these people to Board the plane.
As noted by the Egyptian side, these measures were applied for the first time pursuant to the decree of the American President Trump to toughen immigration policy of the United States against refugees from seven countries dominated by the Muslim population of Yemen, Somalia, Libya, Sudan, Iran, Syria and Iraq.