The Middle Eastern country has the highest per capita refugee population in the world.
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Music provides displaced family with welcome respite from uncertain times.
The Vatican has taken in three new Syrian families.
‘I want to emphasize and reiterate my closeness to all victims of the inhuman conflict in Syria. With a sense of urgency, I renew my appeal,’ the Pope said on Oct. 12. The Holy Father’s audience also focused on mercy: In a world ‘stricken with the virus of indifference,’ the works of mercy ‘are the best antidote.’
Special June 1 prayer event will take place on International Children’s Day.
As a new humanitarian commitment is announced, CRS’ Bill O’Keefe discusses the plight and prospects of those caught in the civil war’s deadly cross fire.
While the U.S. debates the integrity of the refugee program vs. the risks, the situation of Syrian refugees grows more desperate in countries such as Lebanon and Jordan, which can no longer sustain them.
The U.S. bishops’ chairman of the migration committee called for ‘strengthening the already stringent [refugee] program,’ while at the same time continuing to ‘welcome those in desperate need.’