Trump tweeted this on Sunday.
Last week, he signed an executive order imposing a ban on citizens from seven predominately Muslim countries – Yemen, Libya, Sudan, Iraq, Iran, Syria and Somalia.
His action has sparked off a protest in the US.
Below his Trump’s tweet.
Minority Christians have been victims of attacks in Syria and Iraq by the Islamic State since its insurgency started.Christians in the Middle-East have been executed in large numbers. We cannot allow this horror to continue!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 29, 2017
But Christians in Egypt and Pakistan have also been reportedly targeted by extremists.
Trump’s tweet was retweeted more that 25,000 times and liked by over 88,000 users in less than four hours.