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Trump travel ban: I am now stuck in limbo

I am a Somali-born Briton. If I leave New York to see my family in the UK, will I definitely be able to return?

By Ismail Einashe   March 2017

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Read more: In April, Einashe wrote: “Theresa May’s plans will make millions of Britons second-class citizens”

As I write this, I’m stuck in limbo in New York City, afraid to travel to the UK for fear of not being able to return to the United States. I’m on a fellowship at Columbia University and have a multiple entry 10-year visa on my UK passport. But there is chaos following President Donald Trump’s executive order…

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