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UNHCR: Refugees Should Not Become Scapegoats for Terrorists

In the aftermath of the terrorist attacks in Paris, the U.N. refugee agency warns that refugees fleeing conflict and persecution should not be turned into scapegoats for the violence. UNHCR officials say the vast majority of those coming to Europe are fleeing life-threatening circumstances perpetrated by the same groups of people responsible for the horrific Paris attacks. “I think it is clear that a world that welcomes Syrians can actually defeat extremism," said UNHCR...

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