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Syrian refugee couple name daughter after Merkel

A refugee couple, who fled to Germany two years ago to escape Syria’s bloody civil war have named their newborn daughter after the German chancellor, Angela Merkel.Angela Merkel Muhammed was born on Aug. 16 in the western German city of…

Canada to accept 1,200 refugees, mainly Yazidis

Canada is to welcome some 1,200 refugees who were vulnerable for the persecution by the Islamic State, said the country’s Immigration Minister.Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen said at a press conference that the government-assisted…