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A Syrian Family Comes to America


The Obama administration is pressing ahead with plans to increase the number of refugees it will allow in the U.S. over the next year to 110,000 — a 30 percent increase over this year. The increase raises the stakes in what has become a national debate over immigration and security centering on Syrian refugees. Jeff Swicord recently met a newly arrived Syrian family in the suburbs of Washington, D.C.

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