80 volunteers from MFA came to the Afya Foundation's warehouse in Yonkers, NY on December 1 to sort and pack desperately-needed medical supplies to be delivered to to doctors and medical clinics inside Syria. The relief will be sent through Israel to areas in southern Syria. Click here to watch a video of the coverage.
On Monday, the Supreme Court allowed the Administration to fully enforce its ban on travel from eight countries, including six Muslim-majority countries: Syria, Libya, Iran, Yemen, Chad and Somalia. Even those travelers with "bona-fide relationships" with U.S. persons or entities can now be denied entry. The ban will be implemented at least until cases are heard before the Fourth and Ninth circuit in the coming days. MFA is deeply dismayed that the Court is allowing this disc