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Here Are Some Of The Most Powerful Images From Airport Protests Across The US

The protests were sparked after people were detained at airports under President Trump's executive order restricting travel from certain Muslim-majority countries.

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Protests broke out at airports across the US Saturday when travelers were denied entry under an executive order signed by President Donald Trump.

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Protesters at John F. Kennedy International Airport.


Lawyers flocked to airports to help families seeking information about their relatives.

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Sarah Saedian speaks with an attorney about her Iranian relatives affected by the travel ban at Los Angeles International Airport.


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