The article talks about the recent restriction on issuance of non-immigrant visas across the board, to clamp down on American jobs going to the hands of the foreign workers. The order includes H-1B visas, H-2B visas, L-1 visas, J-1 visa, and H-4 visa. The already issued visa holders and working people won’t be affected. The reason given by the White House is the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic that has disrupted Americans’ livelihood. This move is also seen as a move for the coming November election. Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora of GS 2.
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