Two recent articles in the Washington Post outline the factors that might affect Syrian arrivals. Last week, the White House approved an FY15 70,000 overall number of refugees, maintaining last years number and including Syria as an eligible country.
Click here to read the entire article and here to read the Presidential Determination on Refugee Admissions for Fiscal Year 2015. Click a second Washington Post link to a number of photographs of Syrian refugees along the Turkish border.
Thanks to Higher Peer Advisor David Roth, Lutheran Services Carolinas for highlighting the article via LinkedIn.