Top Anti-ISIS Envoy Confident U.S Can Defend Against Possible Refugee Infiltration

ABC News' Martha Raddatz interviews Gen. John Allen for "This Week."
1:43 | 09/11/15

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You know I sis you know dashing other capabilities. We have heard from some on the hill who say. There is the potential to Heidi pipeline if we bring these refugees in quickly in the caught in national security threat to create. I think we should watch it. We should be conscious of the potential that Dutch may attempt to embed. Agents within that putt that population. But also today I have tremendous confidence. In the work that has been and is being done. Director combing. And with the FBI and with secretary Homeland Security. The attorney general Department of Justice they've done tremendous work in protecting us domestically. And as I have watched their efforts unfold and as we would see the potential for infiltrators to be in these. Refugee columns. Have confidence that they'll work very very hard to prevent them from getting in the country. You were such a lab forced to get in to do something about crisis in Iraq especially. But Syrian steal such huge. We know that and and did. Efforts that we're undertaking and Syria to two would deal with Dutch. I think of paid off in many respects but there has been enormous. Progress in pushing Dutch off the border of Syria and Turkey. Alternately to close that border to prevent the flow of foreign fighters to support we've got people that we support routes in 45 climbers are Rocca we could have imagined that.

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