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West Kelowna effort to save Syrian family stalls

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Residents survey the damage after Syrian neighbourhood is ravaged by fighting. (Courtesy CBC)

Jim Scorgie and Wendy Porteous Scorgie, of West Kelowna, have been trying to save a young Syria family by getting them into Canada on a one year tourist visa.

 

Their friend, Marway Saffaf, and her young family are trapped in Aleppo, Syria with fighting even going on in their building.

 

Jim Scorgie says they want to save Saffaf's three little boys. Jim and Wendy spoke to us from our studios in Vancouver.


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