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'It is heartbreaking': Syrian refugee dies while waiting for approval to enter Canada

Oct 4, 2017

A gay Syrian refugee waiting for approval to enter Canada died suddenly over the weekend, and now a friend and fellow refugee is wondering why the government didn't push to bring him here sooner.

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