Shergo Kurdi lifts his shirt to reveal a pale, mottled patchwork of burn scars on his belly and chest — a legacy, he says, of years spent ironing fabric in a Turkish clothing factory after he and his...
Alan Kurdi's death thrust his aunt Tima into the international spotlight as a spokeswoman for the refugees' plight.
Tima Kurdi said her brother Mohammed, his wife and five children have been accepted by Citizenship and Immigration Canada - but her nephew's death still haunts her.
Canadian government officials have invited Tima Kurdi to make another refugee application for one of her brothers and his family.
Aunt of little Alan and Galib Kurdi urges Europe not to slam the door on refugees and describes her nephew's death as "message from God," for action.
Newcomers fleeing war face thousands of dollars in debt as they struggle to rebuild their lives in a new home, often using food money to repay federal loans.
Twenty-one mayors including Gregor Robertson, John Tory, and Naheed Nenshi join forces to help resettle Syrian refugees, as public demands action.
This is adapated from a news alert by the City of Vancouver. Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson is joining with community partners to inspect construction progress of the new Immigrant Services Society...