Video: Welcoming Syrian refugees will test the country's commitment to diversity

 

 
 
 
 
Syrian refugees are welcomed by family and supporters as the first group of refugees arrived at the Calgary Airport in Calgary on Monday November 23, 2015. Darren Makowichuk/Calgary Sun/Postmedia Network ORG XMIT: POS1511231747172703
 

Syrian refugees are welcomed by family and supporters as the first group of refugees arrived at the Calgary Airport in Calgary on Monday November 23, 2015. Darren Makowichuk/Calgary Sun/Postmedia Network ORG XMIT: POS1511231747172703

Photograph by: Darren Makowichuk, Ottawa Citizen

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Gov. Gen. David Johnston says the impending arrival of 25,000 Syrian refugees is a "defining moment" for Canada. Johnston says the refugee crisis will test the country's commitment to diversity, inclusiveness and tolerance.

 
 
 
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Syrian refugees are welcomed by family and supporters as the first group of refugees arrived at the Calgary Airport in Calgary on Monday November 23, 2015. Darren Makowichuk/Calgary Sun/Postmedia Network ORG XMIT: POS1511231747172703
 

Syrian refugees are welcomed by family and supporters as the first group of refugees arrived at the Calgary Airport in Calgary on Monday November 23, 2015. Darren Makowichuk/Calgary Sun/Postmedia Network ORG XMIT: POS1511231747172703

Photograph by: Darren Makowichuk, Ottawa Citizen

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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