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Ben Carson

Ben Carson is a pediatric neurosurgeon and bestselling author. He announced his candidacy for the Republic nomination in the 2016 US presidential election at a rally in his hometown of Detroit on May 4, 2015.


Stand on Syrian refugees to US

On 19 November 2015, Ben Carson likened Syrian refugees to dogs. Speaking to reporters in Alabama, Ben Carson said that the US authorities must be vigilant to screen out the "mad dogs" among them who may seek to do harm. He said that that Islamic State poses more threat to the US than al Qaeda.

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