At first denied U.S. entry, Afghan girls’ robotics team shows the world what they can do

JUDY WOODRUFF: But first: An all-girls team from Afghanistan finally made it to the U.S. this week to participate in a robotics competition.

Their visas were denied twice by American officials, until criticism prompted President Donald Trump to intervene and reverse the decision. The girls joined high school students from more than 150 other countries, many of whom had never seen or made a robot before.

Jeffrey Brown will look at some of the immigration policy issues this is raising once...


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