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Thousands of Arabs, Muslims Face Deportation

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Thousands of Arabs, Muslims Face Deportation

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Thousands of Arabs, Muslims Face Deportation

Thousands of Arabs, Muslims Face Deportation

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Nine months after the United States launched a controversial visitor registration program, more than 13,000 Arab and Muslim men face possible deportation. The Justice Department says the program is a crucial national security measure, but critics charge it's discriminatory and ineffective. NPR's Jennifer Ludden reports.