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After Sluggish Start, US on Track for Syrian Refugee Resettlement Goal

Following a surge in Syrian refugee admissions in the last three months, the United States is on track to meet the Obama administration's goal of welcoming 10,000 Syrians by the end of September. From October 1, 2015, through Aug. 4, of this year,  8,004 Syrian refugees who fled violence and persecution in their home country have been resettled in the U.S.; half are under the age of 14, according to data from the State Department’s Refugee Processing Center. Migration slow,...

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