UNHCR Photo: Giles Duley
A Syrian family arrives on Lesvos, Greece.
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The lanyard showing media status at the Halifax forum.
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Bundling and sorting logs for a pulp mill, BC.

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Quote of the Week

"This is not a day to be picky about details. This is a day to be proud of who we are as a country."

—Health Minister Jane Philpott defends the government's plan to bring 10,000 refugees to Canada by the end of December, and another 15,000 before the end of February, despite a Liberal campaign promise to welcome all 25,000 by Dec. 31.

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