USCIS has published the transcript of the USCIS-DOS-HHS Press Call on Syrian Refugee Processing which took place on Friday, August 5, 2016. This Press Call (conference call) started off with statements by Assistant Secretary of State, The Bureau of Population Refugees and Migration, Anne C. Richard, US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Director Leon Rodriguez, and Health and Human Services Director of Refugee Resettlement, Robert “(Bob)” Carey. The Question and Answer period start right after their opening statements. This transcript includes the opening statements and the Q&A period that followed.
Source of Information:
USCIS.gov, 8/9/16, Press Release:
Transcript of USCIS-DOS-HHS Press Call on Syrian Refugee Processing
Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration, 3/11/16, Factsheet:
U.S. Refugee Admissions Program (USRAP) Syrian Processing — Frequently Asked Questions