Will Trump's travel and refugee ban make the US safer?

US President Donald Trump's executive order temporarily bars citizens of Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen from entering the United States. TRT World takes a look at the identities of those behind terror attacks in the US.

Photo by: Reuters
Photo by: Reuters

People gather at various airports in the US to protest the travel restrictions imposed by Donald Trump via an executive order. Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport in Dallas, Texas, US, January 28, 2017.

Updated Jan 30, 2017

US President Donald Trump on Friday put a four-month hold on allowing refugees into the United States. He also barred travellers from Syria and six other Muslim-majority countries from entering the US for 90 days. 

Now, the question is: Will Trump’s executive order make America safer?

TRT World’s Shamim Chowdhury discusses who has been behind terror attacks on US soil since 9/11.