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By Jelene Peters

An Iraqi man who claimed his mother died abroad as a result of President Donald Trump’s travel ban has been outed as a complete fraud and liar.

On Friday, Trump signed an executive order barring individuals from seven predominately Muslim countries from entering the United States for the next 90 days. He did so to ensure that more thorough vetting procedures are put in place before the country welcomes potentially dangerous immigrants.

This inspired a media firestorm, intense backlash from Hollywood celebrities, and one man to claim that his mother had died of kidney disease thanks to Trump.

Mike Hager, a Detroit business owner, claimed he had been traveling with a niece, two nephews, and his mother, 75, all of whom held green cards. The elderly woman had been receiving medical treatment in Michigan, where she lived, prior to traveling to Iraq to visit family.

Then, Trump issued an order…

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