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Immigration Debate Limits Britain’s Refugee Response

Compared to many other European countries, Britain has agreed to accept a relatively small number of Syrian refugees.  Just over a thousand have arrived - and some are being resettled in remote corners of the country.  It takes an hour by ferry to cross the North Atlantic swell from Glasgow to the windswept island of Bute in Scotland – the very northwestern tip of Britain. For more than 40 refugees in December, it was the last leg of a journey that took them from their homes...

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