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Canada Welcomes Syrian Refugees

Canada has welcomed its first planeload of Syrian refugees. The Canadian military plane carrying 163 Syrians arrived late Thursday in Toronto.  The refugees were greeted upon their arrival by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, the ministers of immigration, health and defense, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne and Toronto Mayor John Tory. In an attempt not to overwhelm the refugees, the Canadian government asked the general public not to come to the airport, but that did not stop some...

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