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A Pakistani refugee family reached the First State safely on Friday – but they could be the last refugees to settle in Delaware for months, and maybe even this year.

 

The State Department has announced it plans to slow the number of weekly refugees entering the U.S.

Syrian refugee family arrives in Delaware

Feb 11, 2017
Delaware Public Media

The Syrian refugee family trying to settle in Delaware has arrived here.

The Jewish Family Services of Delaware and the ACLU of Delaware confirm the family of three reached the First State late Friday night.

Courtesy Roger Horowitz

Delawarean and food historian Roger Horowitz knows a thing or two about food - including kosher foods.


Syrian families to resettle in First State

Oct 28, 2016
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First State faith leaders and other community groups gathered Friday morning to learn more about a wave of Syrian refugees coming to Delaware as early as the end of the year.