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They're joining with a growing number of Minnesota Somalis who have returned to the country of their roots.
The Trump administration signaled it may make visa enforcement a higher priority.
But many in North America's largest Somali community said the attack would not chill local efforts to help homeland.
Students from Wisconsin, the Dakotas and Manitoba would not be affected by the increase, thanks to a reciprocity agreement with those states.
The five Minnesota jails that house immigration detainees have seen those inmate populations grow markedly this year amid the Trump administration's tighter enforcement.
In the weeks before surgery, 25-year-old Carlos grappled with mixed emotions over Jeremy's gift. Then, a White House announcement cast another layer of doubt.
Jacobo Gabriel-Tomas of Worthington says he holds on to some hope but is preparing to leave.
The legal action aims to preserve Obama-era help for young immigrants.
Within hours of last week's announcement that the Trump administration is ending Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, a diverse cast of Minnesotans with a stake in the program sprang to action.
In Minnesota, young immigrants, businesses, leaders and advocates still pressing Congress to spare DACA program.