Syrian torture victims support urged by MPs - BBC News

The government is being urged to do more to help Syrian torture survivors arriving in the UK as refugees. More than half of Syrian refugees to the UK had suffered torture or violence but "only a few" had been referred for treatment, an MPs' committee said.

Syrian torture victims settling in UK may not be receiving specialist care, report warns - The Independent

Syrian torture survivors who have settled in Britain as refugees may not be receiving specialist support and access to mental health services, according to a new Commons report. The report by the influential Public Accounts Select Committee claims that ...

Councils 'running out of money' to guarantee 20000 Syrian refugees 'can settle in the UK' by 2020, MPs fear - The Sun

COUNCILS are running out of money to guarantee 20,000 Syrian refugees can settle in the UK – MPs claimed. A hard-hitting report said local authorities may not have sufficient funding to cover the “support and services” such as schooling and housing.

Canada is just better at welcoming Syrian refugees, but the US is trying to do more - 90.5 WESA

Anas Francis is reunited with his cousin Syrian refugee Laila Beylouneh, 13, at the Welcome Centre in Montreal, Quebec, December 12, 2015. Photo by Christinne Muschi / Reuters. When it comes to welcoming refugees, Canada just does it better. But the US ...