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Tamara, from Syria, after arriving on a Greek island.
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Obama at the GLACIER conference.
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"I think people romanticize the kind of democratic notion of that experience."

—Andrew MacDougall, the prime minister’s director of communications from 2012 to 2013, defends the Conservative Party decision to instruct most of its candidates not to attend debates, in an Aug. 26 Toronto Star article.

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