Trump: ‘A Lot’ of the ‘Tens of Thousands’ of Syrian Refugees Being Allowed Into US Are ISIS Members

Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during an event at Trump SoHo Hotel, June 22, 2016 in New York City.
On Wednesday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “O’Reilly Factor,” Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said that “a lot” of the “tens of thousands” of Syrian refugees being allowed into the US are members of ISIS. Trump said, [relevant remarks begin around 6:00] “[T]hey’re letting tens of thousands of people come in from Syria, and nobody knows who those people are, and lot of those people are ISIS.” Follow Ian Hanchett on Twitter @IanHanchett