Syrians fleeing the civil war will no longer have to prove they are convention refugees under the United Nations Refugee Agency.
"I am heartbroken by this situation."
OTTAWA - "(The government is) being very discriminatory when it comes to whom they are bringing in, and very reticent when it comes to allowing Muslim refugees to come to Canada, and that's an issue."...
The federal government is seeking to resettle more Syrian refugees but only from the country’s religious minorities, according to sources close to discussions around Canada’s position on refugees from...
The UN agency responsible for refugees is calling on Canada to increase the number of Syrian refugees it is willing to resettle because of the deepening crisis there. Last summer, Canada committed to...