Canada Syrian Refugees

Canada Expands Syrian Sanctions List

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.21.2017 | Canada Politics

The foreign affairs minister says Canada wants Bashar Assad's associates to know their war crimes will not be tolerated.

► Syrian Refugees Respond With Food After 'Racist Attack' In Halifax

The Canadian Press | CP | Posted 04.12.2017 | Canada

They wanted to thank the Canadian government for bringing them here, and hope to give something back.

Trudeau Shifted On Syria Gas Attack To Stay On Side With Trump: Expert

CP | Mia Rabson, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.12.2017 | Canada Politics

Thomas Juneau said Donald Trump's own "chaotic" position on Syria left America's allies to react on the fly.

Canadian Aid Agencies Brace For 'New Wave' Of Refugees After U.S. Airstrikes

CP | Nicole Thompson, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.08.2017 | Canada

"If you then have a large influx of refugees, you need to beef up the NGOs' capacities."

He Vowed To Hire Refugees At All His Restaurants. That Was Just The Start.

The Huffington Post Canada | Emily Anonuevo | Posted 04.04.2017 | Canada

"We help, we hire all Canadians regardless of where they come from."

Maham Abedi

Refugees Rely On Welfare, Odd Jobs To Repay Debt To Federal Gov't | Maham Abedi | Posted 03.02.2017 | Canada Politics

Some owe the government thousands of dollars in transportation costs.

Tory MP Hangs Up On Live CBC Interview On Illegal Border Crossings

The Huffington Post Canada | Mohamed Omar | Posted 02.21.2017 | Canada Politics

The host "talked over me constantly," Tony Clement said.

A Quarter Of Canadians Think Syrian Refugees Should Be Banned Here, Too

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Paling | Posted 02.21.2017 | Canada

And large numbers are worried about how many Syrians Canada plans to welcome.

Emma Paling

Alberta Photographer Takes Family Photos For Refugees Who Lost It All | Emma Paling | Posted 02.17.2017 | Canada Alberta

“It can let them see how we are a normal family … We are not different.”

Syrian Newcomers To Halifax Fight Food Waste With Tasty Treats

The Huffington Post Canada | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 02.08.2017 | Canada

These newcomers have come up with a great idea to keep food out of the landfill.

Joshua Ostroff

Vishal Vijay Is Changing The World (After He's Done His Homework) | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 02.08.2017 | Canada Parents

The teen started a non-profit to help children in poverty.

Canadians Not As Tolerant Of Immigrants As We Like To Think: Study

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Paling | Posted 02.09.2017 | Canada

Twenty per cent support ending immigration altogether.

Syrian Refugee From N.S. Turned Away At U.S. Border After Visa Mix-Up

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 01.23.2017 | Canada

He had planned to meet with the governor of Vermont.

Zi-Ann Lum

Canada Limits New Private Sponsorships Of Syrian Refugees | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 01.13.2017 | Canada Politics

But the federal government says applications already in its system will be processed.

Some Syrian Refugees Lose Government Aid After A Year. What's Next?

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 01.10.2017 | Canada

"I will try and try. If I don’t find, I will work with anything."

Canada Is At Its Best In Difficult Times, Trudeau Says

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.24.2016 | Canada Politics

The prime minister urged Canadians to give back during the holidays.

Zi-Ann Lum

'Pay It Forward': Canada Resettles Nearly 39,000 Syrian Refugees | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 12.24.2016 | Canada

It takes a community to help a Syrian family settle in for their first Canadian winter.

Syrian Refugees Celebrate One Year In Canada

CP | Morgan Lowrie | Posted 12.12.2016 | Canada Politics

"At a time when many countries closed their doors to refugees, we in Canada said 'come on in, you're welcome.'"

'Adorable' Syrian Refugee Children's Choir Charms Trudeau

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 12.09.2016 | Canada

What a happy moment.

See Fidel Castro's Rare Public Appearance For His 90th Birthday

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.26.2016 | Canada Politics

He was an elusive figure in the last decade.

Barb From 'Stranger Things' Shares Her Struggle With Self-Harm

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 11.09.2016 | Canada Parents

"Recovery is possible."

A Look At The Issues Facing Canada If Trump Or Clinton Win

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.07.2016 | Canada Politics

Canada's neighbour elects a new president Tuesday.

Abandoned By Their Sponsors, Syrian Refugees Turn To Community Groups

CP | Giuseppe Valiante, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.07.2016 | Canada

Privately sponsored refugees were not meant to be in this situation.

Teens Give Hilariously Honest Reviews Of '90s Boy Bands

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 10.24.2016 | Canada Parents

"My mom was all over this."

U.S. Latest Country Trying To Emulate Canada's Refugee Program

CP | Alexander Panetta, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.10.2016 | Canada Politics

Canada's private sponsorship program has gained international attention.