The Biden administration has announced that it will accept up to 100,000 Ukrainian refugees who are fleeing the war torn country, The Wall Street Journal reports.
The war has displaced some 10 million people and at least 3,6 million people are estimated to have left the company.
The focus would be to welcome Ukrainians who already have family members in the United States, and the admin added that they would be focused on protecting vulnerable refugee populations like gay and transgender refugees.
The Biden administration also announced Monday that they would be making changes to the asylum process in order to alleviate the backlog in the immigration courts The New York Times reports.
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