The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Liberty News Now
On Sunday, The U.S. Mission to the United nations (UN) informed the secretary-general that the United States will no longer participate in the Global Compact on Migration (GCM) – over concerns of infringement on sovereignty.
Administration officials believe that the US national government must exert full control over its own immigration policy, and not cede control to supranational governing bodies like the UN – that frequently, and explicitly, act against the interests of the United States.
The U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley said, “America is proud of our immigrant heritage and our long-standing moral leadership in providing support to migrant and refugee populations across the globe. No country has done more than the United States, and our generosity will continue.”
“But our decisions on immigration policies must always be made by Americans and Americans alone.post was originally published on this site