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Australian Restaurants Offer Training to Syrian Refugees

Last year, the government in Canberra said it would accept 12,000 people fleeing the conflict in Syria, and Australia’s hospitality industry is offering to help train them. Sharon and Carol Salloum’s parents arrived from Syria 40 years ago, and the menu at their restaurant in Sydney is inspired by the flavors of the Middle East. The sisters say they feel an obligation to help those displaced by fighting. “Our parents still have so much family still in Syria that could be our parent’s...

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