Jul 10, 2021
Earlier this week, Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas extended and re-designated the Temporary Protected Status for over 2,000 Yemeni nationals who can continue residing in the United States.
According to John Binder of Breitbart News, these nationals from Yemen originally received TPS in September 2015 from the Obama administration.
In a statement, Mayorkas revealed that he extended and redesignated TPS for Yemen due to “worsening humanitarian and economic conditions that prevent individuals from safely returning to their homes.” Binder expanded on what Mayorkas’ latest decision would do:
The decision will allow