The Canadian Press

2015-11-25 | Syrian Refugees Agencies

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A text message on their mobile phones in the coming days will be how thousands of Syrian refugees will find out they may have a chance at a new life in Canada. Conrad Sauve, the chief executive officer for the Canadian Red Cross, says details are sparse right now on just how the resettlement process will unfold. (Officials with both the U-N's refugee agency and the Red Cross say they were caught somewhat off guard by the news that the original year-end deadline for the program has been tossed aside, along with a plan to process cases both in Canada and in the host countries.)

Date: 2015-11-25
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 22 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I think we're going to see in the next in the in the next few weeks will see more detail clients in terms of where are the refugees are are going to resettle it within the community and we'll get a better idea of the plans and certainly at the Red Cross level we will be encouraging Canadians to support these resettlement activities >>