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March 30, 2016

 

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Judge Rejects Stay In Indiana’s Refugee Suit

The state will have to provide funding to refugee resettlement organizations while the legal battle over money for resettlement continues.

December 19, 2015

 

Assaf At Home

Syrian Family Makes Life In Indiana

Abdul Sater Assaf and his family arrived in Indianapolis less than two weeks ago after resettling in Indianapolis with help from the Catholic Church.

December 12, 2015

 

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Syrian Refugees Visit, Speak With Community in Indianapolis

At near capacity, a crowd gathered at Epworth United Methodist Church in Indianapolis to visit with families that have resettled in Indianapolis from Syria.

December 9, 2015

 

It’s unclear how much impact Pence’s policy can have.

Pence Reaffirms Decision To Suspend Refugee Resettlement

Pence’s comments came in the wake of an Indianapolis archbishop's announcement that Catholic Charities brought in a Syrian family to the Hoosier State.

December 1, 2015

 

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White House To Offer Governors More Information On Refugees

The information comes after Gov. Mike Pence and more than two dozen other governors suspended the resettlement of Syrian refugees in their states.

November 20, 2015

 

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Video: Watch ‘Indiana Newsdesk’ November 20, 2015

The terrorist attacks in Paris hit close to home for Hoosiers. Will new legislation strike an equal balance between religious liberty and civil rights?

November 20, 2015

 

The letter comes after Pence announced earlier this week that in light of last week's terrorist attacks on Paris, the state would not accept any more resettled Syrian refugees for the time being.

Pence Signs Letter Asking For Halt To Syrian Refugee Program

A group of 27 governors wants the federal government to suspend the program until it completes an "exhaustive review of all security measures."

November 20, 2015

 

USAID Assistant Administrator for Democracy, Conflict, and Humanitarian Assistance Nancy Lindborg interacts with Syrian refugees at Islahiye Refugee Camp in Turkey.

Noon Edition: Indiana Turns Away Syrian Refugees

This week on Noon Edition we'll speak with experts on the Syrian refugee crisis, and Gov. Mike Pence's recent decision to turn away Syrian families.

November 16, 2015

 

Peter Kassig

ISIS Victim, Indy Native Peter Kassig Remembered

His death brought the horrors of the Syrian war home to Indiana, but his life continues to inspire those trying to bring some hope to the Syrian people.

November 16, 2015

 

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Here’s What Life In Indiana Is Like For Some Syrian Refugees

Syrian refugees hoping to settle in the U.S. undergo an intensive screening process.

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