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Saturday, March 17, 2018

No Sign Of Letup In Refugee Surge

With the onset of winter, there is little sign of a letup in the migrant surge that has created a crisis in the European Union and refocused attention on Syria’s war.

December 29, 2015
Texas governor Greg Abbott is given directions before an interview with CNBC on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in this July 14, 2015 file photo. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/Files

Syrian Refugees Arrive In Texas, Even As State Tries To Block Them

Several families of Syrian refugees were resettled in Texas and Indiana this week, even as leaders in both states vowed to step up their efforts to halt the wave of incoming refugees.

December 10, 2015

Fleeing Syria: A Family Is Lucky To Be In California, But Life Is Far From Easy

This is the family’s third week living in two cramped rooms at the American Inn & Suites, and their third week in America. Refugees from Syria who fled a comfortable life in the suburbs of Damascus, they’re trying to make sense of this strange first chapter of their new life.

December 5, 2015