host picture

Syrian Refugees

The focus of the federal election shifted yesterday to what Canada's role should be in the ongoing refugee crisis in Europe. Guest host Susan Ormiston spoke with Hind Kabawat, she is a Syrian-Canadian, and founder of the Syrian Centre for Dialogue and Reconciliation in Toronto. Then Susan spoke with Mario Calla, he is the executive director of COSTI Immigrant Services.
Listen audio (runs 12:49)

To encourage thoughtful and respectful conversations, first and last names will appear with each submission to CBC/Radio-Canada's online communities (except in children and youth-oriented communities). Pseudonyms will no longer be permitted.

By submitting a comment, you accept that CBC has the right to reproduce and publish that comment in whole or in part, in any manner CBC chooses. Please note that CBC does not endorse the opinions expressed in comments. Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. Comments are welcome while open. We reserve the right to close comments at any time.

Submission Policy

Note: The CBC does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. By submitting your comments, you acknowledge that CBC has the right to reproduce, broadcast and publicize those comments or any part thereof in any manner whatsoever. Please note that comments are moderated and published according to our submission guidelines.