LIB­ER­ALS IN SCHEME TO AID SYR­I­ANS IN UK

The Jewish Chronicle - - NEWS -

LIB­ERAL JU­DAISM is back­ing a cam­paign by the Cit­i­zens UK group to help re­set­tle Syr­ian refugees in Bri­tain. The govern­ment has pledged to ac­cept up to 500 refugees this year from Syria who have come from refugee camps, but so far only 48 refugees have been ad­mit­ted, ac­cord­ing to Lib­eral Ju­daism chief ex­ec­u­tive Rabbi Danny Rich. “We’re work­ing to form teams who can pro­vide a wel­come for refugees fam­i­lies join­ing their com­mu­ni­ties,” he said.

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