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Deported from U.S., Cambodians fight immigration policy

Clip: 05/07/2017 | 10m 1s

Every year, the U.S. deports thousands of immigrants convicted of crimes after they serve their prison terms, including green card holders and those granted asylum. The policy dates back to the Clinton and Bush administrations as part of their efforts to step up national security. Special Correspondent Kira Kay went to Cambodia to meet a community of deportees fighting to change this policy.

Aired: 05/07/17

Rating: NR

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