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Refugee Flow May Mask Terrorist Infiltration, Spy Chief Says

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The Obama administration is concerned that terrorists may use the flow of refugees from Syria to infiltrate Europe or the U.S., spurring more careful screening, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said.

“We don’t put it past the likes of ISIL to infiltrate operatives among these refugees,” Clapper said Wednesday in Washington, using the acronym for the self-described Islamic State. “That is a huge concern of ours.”