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Travel ban based on religion or ethnicity violates basic values: UN Chief

NEW YORK: United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres said that ban on refugees based on religion, ethnicity or race were against the fundamental principles and values on which our societies are based.

While talking to journalists, UN Secretary General condemned the ban for the people of seven Muslim countries and demanded of the US government to take back its decision immediately.

He was of the view that US could not be strengthen and secure by imposing ban on immigrants. US President Donald Trump had imposed travel ban from the people of Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan and Yemen.