After Warm Welcome, Syrian Family Struggles In ConnecticutAs they waited in a refugee camp to come to America, Syrian couple Abdullah and Fatema were assured that the United States welcomes all people and that being Muslim would not be a problem.
Visiting Syrian Bishop To Discuss Christians' Persecution
Connecticut To Welcome Refugees Who've Been Screened A spokesman for Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says Connecticut will continue to welcome refugees into the state who've gone through a rigorous security screening.
Blumenthal To Announce Plan To Help Refugee ProcessingConnecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal is unveiling a plan he says will help speed up the processing of Syrian refugees.
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American Beheaded In Syria Was A Journalist At HeartJames Foley grew up in New Hampshire; reported on uprisings in Libya and Syria.
Obama Plans To See Hillary Clinton At Martha's Vineyard PartyPresident Barack Obama will spend a bit of his summer vacation with Hillary Rodham Clinton, a get-together that comes amid signs that the former secretary of state is seeking to distance herself from Obama's foreign policy ahead of a possible 2016 White House bid.
New England Senators Want Better Syria PlanU.S. senators from Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island are part of a bipartisan group of lawmakers calling on President Barack Obama to develop a stronger strategy for addressing the humanitarian crisis in Syria.
Family Still Hopeful About N.H. Man Missing In SyriaThe family of a New Hampshire journalist missing in Syria for nearly a year plans say recent events in that country have given them renewed hope.
Conn.'s Larson To Discuss Syria With Constituents U.S. Rep. John Larson is set to update constituents on the crisis in Syria as fears of an immediate military strike ease after the U.S. and Russia agreed to a diplomatic plan to remove the country's chemical stockpile.
NH Delegation Shows Mix Of Doubt, Hope On Syria Following Obama SpeechNew Hampshire's congressional delegation is expressing a mix of doubt and hope on resolving the crisis in Syria following President Barack Obama's address to the nation.
Dem Senator: I Welcome Russia Working With Syria To Destroy Chemical WeaponsAfter hearing reports that Russia has offered to work with Syria to destroy Syria's chemical weapons, New Hampshire Sen. Jeanne Shaheen says she welcomes the possibility of such international cooperation to avoid a U.S. military strike.