Council agree to resettle Syrians in Edinburgh

Council agree to resettle Syrians in Edinburgh

5th May 2015 The City of Edinburgh Council news blog reports: Syrian refugees who are fleeing conflict in their home country will be welcomed to Edinburgh after councillors today agreed to take part in a relocation project. Members of the Communities and Neighbourhoods Committee approved a report recommending that the capital takes part in theRead more about Council agree to resettle Syrians in Edinburgh[…]

Churches call for sanctuary for Syrian refugees

Churches call for sanctuary for Syrian refugees

From Edinburgh Evening News, 5th May 2015 Article by Paris Gourtsoyannis Syrian refugees fleeing war are set to be offered a home in the Capital following an appeal from a coalition of city churches. The Edinburgh Churches for Sanctuary coalition submitted a 400-signature petition calling on the city to do all it can to help.Read more about Churches call for sanctuary for Syrian refugees[…]