As Canada welcomes Syrians, other refugees still lack health care

December 10, 2015 – Anna Mehler Paperny, Global News

Canada’s poised to welcome the first planeload of Syrian refugees Thursday evening as part of the federal Liberals’ much-touted pledge to resettle 10,000 (formerly 25,000) by the end of this month.

But the government still hasn’t followed through on its election promise to reverse health cuts to refugee care made under the previous government three years ago.

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