Media Coverage and Information

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Syrians Refugee Have arrived http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/hamilton/news/988-syrian-refugees-have-arrived-in-hamilton-housing-still-a-top-need-1.3474986 CBC, March 2, 2016

School welcoming place for Syrian kids http://www.thespec.com/news-story/6312112-school-welcoming-place-for-syrian-kids/ Hamilton Spectator, February 18, 2016

Oral Health Workshop for Syrian Refugees, http://www.chch.com/housing-for-refugees/, CHCH, February 3, 2016  and http://www.thespec.com/news-story/6262456-magazine-article-left-syrian-refugee-dreaming-of-canada/, Hamilton Spectator, February 3, 2016

Hamilton Talks Interview with Larry Di Ianni and Daljit Garry http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x3n6295, Cable 14, January 14, 2016 

More than 100 Syrian refugees have arrived in Hamilton http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/hamilton/news/more-than-100-syrian-refugees-have-arrived-in-hamilton-1.3392453  CBC Hamilton, January 7, 2016

Syrian Refugees First Week in Hamilton http://www.chch.com/syrian-refugees-first-week-in-hamilton CHCH, December 31, 2015

Smiles, toys, tuques as Hamilton Welcomes First Refugees http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/hamilton/news/smiles-toys-and-tuques-as-hamilton-welcomes-first-refugees-1.3375080 CBC Hamilton, December 21, 2015

Refugees Arrive in Hamilton http://www.chch.com/refugees-arrive-in-hamilton/ CHCH, December 21, 2015

Government-assisted Syrian Refugees arrive in Hamilton Monday http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/hamilton/news/government-assisted-syrian-refugees-arrive-in-hamilton-monday-1.3372247 CBC Hamilton, December 19, 2015

Safe now, life in Hamilton begins for Syrian refugee family, http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/hamilton/news/safe-now-life-in-hamilton-begins-for-syrian-refugee-family-1.3361239CBC Hamilton, December 14, 2015

Syrian Refugees in Hamilton http://www.chch.com/108020/ CHCH, December 8, 2015

Hamilton Welcoming Refugees, CHCH TV, Nov 19, 2015
Hamilton Readies for Refugee Influx but Questions Remain, Hamilton Spectator Nov 19, 2015
Hamilton Prepares for Influx of Syrian Refugees, CBC Hamilton, Nov 15, 2015
Hamilton Prepares for Syrian Refugee Re-settlements, Hamilton Spectator, Nov12, 2015
Canada Pledges to Bring 25,000 Syrian Refugees to Canada by the end of the Year, CHCH TV, Nov12, 2015
Syrian Refugee Crisis: Canada Strikes Committee to Fast Track Resettlement (CBC News)Nov 9, 2015
The Spectator’s View: Saving Lives is Our Responsibility, Too, Hamilton Spectator, Oct 5, 2015
Hamilton Offers Life to Family Facing Death in Syria, Hamilton Spectator, Sept 30, 2015