90 SYRIAN REFUGEES TO BE RESETTLED IN COUNTY MONAGHAN

13 October 2017 No Comments by The Northern Standard

Twenty Syrian families, totalling approximately ninety people, will be resettled in Co Monaghan next year.

Monaghan Co Council has been requested to establish an interagency working group to ensure that all required services are available for the families, who have fled the armed conflict in their western Asian nation between the government of President Bashar al-Assad and forces opposed to its rule.

The resettlement process is part of the Irish Refugee Protection Programme. The Co Council and…

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