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Conservative Values

Trudeau must fix his refugee mess

Now that the novelty of the 28,500 Syrian refugees Canada has accepted -- so far -- is wearing off, there's still plenty of work to be done to ensure they successfully integrate into our country.

Politicians, up to and including Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who were only too happy to use these refugees for selfies and photo-ops, need to finish the job and do it right.

The signs of trouble are everywhere.

A Senate committee has warned the Trudeau government many refugees face language barriers, mental health issues exacerbated by living in and fleeing from a war zone, and financial problems, given that some have to pay back a $10,000 travel loan that got them here, while others don't.

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