Are Trump and Obama exactly the same?

It’s difficult to talk about that without drawing harsh criticism however we take the risk to remind that the temporary 90-day ban of entry on the US territory decided by President Donald Trump against the nationals of 7 majority-muslim countries is everything but exceptional.

His predecessor Barack Obama took a similar step in 2011 with a 180-day ban for Iraqi nationals asking for asylum as refugees, thus putting Iraqi interpreters who were awaiting visas in harm’s way since they had worked with the US military in Iraq. Let’s add that contrary to Trump, Obama hadn’t included visa and green card holders in his executive order (EO).

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