Donald Trump
The President instead said he wants to introduce an Australian style merit-based immigration system.
“I am today starting the process of terminating the diversity lottery program,” Mr Trump told reporters in Washington.
“I’m going to ask Congress to immediately initiate work to get rid of this program.
“Diversity lottery. Sounds nice. It’s not nice. It’s not good. It hasn’t been good. We’ve been against it. So we want to immediately work with Congress … on terminating it, getting rid of it.”