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New immigration policy withholds automatic citizenship for some children of troops overseas, but not all
Bottom line: The new rules will add more red tape for some military members serving abroad.
Army reportedly leaked sensitive info about thousands of immigrant recruits and now some may be at risk
For those from hostile countries, it could be "a death sentence," a U.S. lawmaker says.
By Ryan Pickrell, Business Insider
Over the course of 12 months, the U.S. Army discharged more than 500 immigrant enlistees who were recruited across the globe for their language or medical skills and promised a fast track to citizenship in exchange for their service, The Associated Press has found.
Stricter Trump administration immigration policies have stymied Pentagon plans to restart a program that allowed thousands of people with critical medical or Asian and African language skills to join the military and become American citizens, according to several U.S. officials.
By Lolita C. Baldor, The Associated Press