The Canadian Press

2015-09-13 | Syria Canada Families

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A Syrian refugee living in Vancouver says she's indebted to Canada but she's not here by choice.

Date: 2015-09-13
Placeline: VANCOUVER.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 39 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << add serious humanitarian crisis heightens May Alia calls herself the luckiest person in the whole world back in 2012 she was granted a rare Canadian tourist visa while working in by one year later it became her Lifeline she dreams of going back to Aleppo But realize when she arrived at the airport it was time to embrace Canada I was sad because I know that there's no way going back I was happy because I'm alive like I made it Aaliyah is one of only about 2,400 syrians so far granted Asylum under the conservative government Tamsin Bergman the Canadian Press Vancouver >>