Dec 8 HHH Dean Schwartz speaking on Syria refugee crisis

12.8.15 ~ 12:45-2p ~ Humphrey 215

The Syria Refugee Crisis: What to do?

Presented by: Dean Eric Schwartz, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, Former U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Refugees

Syria is in crisis, with half of its population forcibly displaced, including more than four million refugees in neighboring countries, and hundreds of thousands of Syrian refugees in Europe. Meanwhile, more than half of the governors in the United States have said they do not want the United States to admit the 10,000 Syrian refugees to which the Obama administration has committed. Dean Schwartz, who testified on this issue before the Senate Homeland Security Committee on November 19, will discuss options for U.S. policy

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