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Canada: Religious sponsorship of refugees creates controversy

Within just a few months, Canada has taken in 25,000 Syrian refugees. A private sponsorship system means that around 10,000 of them are sponsored by individuals and refugee organisations. Critics say these sponsorships, especially in Quebec, are unfair - most of the refugees are Christians, not Muslims, even though Christians only make up 10 percent of Syria's population. Our team reports from Quebec.

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A programme prepared by Jessica Sestili and Elise Duffau

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