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Syrian Refugee Crisis

Susan Ormiston spoke with TV producer Denis McGrath, who is in Budapest near the train station where hundreds of refugees are stuck in limbo.
Listen audio (runs 6:44)

She then spoke with Howard Adelman, founder of the Operation Lifeline campaign, which brought 60,000 refugees to Canada from Indochina in 1979-80, about what Canada should be doing to help ease this crisis.
Listen audio (runs 7:27)

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