Let's not be stampeded into excluding those who may need asylum the most

As Canadians we have a responsibility to uphold human rights while maintaining the rule of law.

DND Photo: Corporal Darcy Lefebvre
Members of the Canadian Armed Forces Joint Task Force Forward process refugees in Beirut, Lebanon on Dec. 7 as part of the government's Syrian refugee resettlement operation.
Hunter McGill, Kirsten Van Houten
Published: Thursday, 12/10/2015 12:00 am EST
Last Updated: Thursday, 12/10/2015 11:03 pm EST

As Canada enthusiastically lays out its strategy to accept 25,000 Syrian refugees, it is important to take into consideration the needs of vulnerable populations while also managing perceptions of security risks.

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