Syrian refugee crisis: Canada must act

If Canadians had the chance to meet people like Ibrahim, I have no doubt that our government would respond more appropriately to the worst refugee crisis the world has seen in decades.

Amnesty International Photo: Anna Shea
Syrian refugee “Ibrahim” with his brothers and sisters in Kilis, Turkey.
Anna Shea
Published: Monday, 12/08/2014 11:54 am EST
Last Updated: Friday, 12/12/2014 12:41 pm EST

Ten-year old “Ibrahim” (not his real name), a Syrian refugee in Kilis, Turkey, is a soft-spoken child with a shy but charming smile. He seems just like any child you might meet in Canada.

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