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Afghan refugees begin arriving in the midstate

Church World Service, a refugee resettlement agency in Lancaster County, is working with 30 people who were temporarily housed at military bases around the country.

By Julia Agos

For Muslim and Arab immigrants in Pennsylvania, September 11, 2001, forever changed their lives

Life for Muslims and Arabs in the U.S. and around the world changed in direct and intimate ways after the country suffered the worst terrorist attack in its history.

By Anthony Orozco

Couple hopeful for children’s future after escape from Kabul

Afghan refugees resettle in various Pennsylvania communities.

By Maryclaire Dale/The Associated Press

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Event to highlight stories of midstate refugees who fled Bosnian genocide

An event scheduled for later this month aims to elevate the voices of refugees in the midstate, so their neighbors to have a better understanding of what they went through to settle in the U.S.

By Rachel McDevitt

As Trump Admininstration slashes refugee arrivals, a look at who has been resettling in Pa.

“Because when you come to the U.S., there is a law … There is no discrimination if you belong to a different religion.”
By Laura Benshoff/WHYY