Donald Trump will suspend US immigration for 60 days due to coronavirus crisis | ABC News

The US President has revealed his new immigration ban will last 60 days and apply to those seeking ‘green cards’ for permanent residency.

Donald Trump says pausing immigration will put ‘unemployed Americans first in line for jobs’ as the country reopens.

It’s left some Australians living and working in the United States worried they could be deported.

North America correspondent David Lipson reports.

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