U.K. announces it will take in thousands of refugees
- A spokesperson for the U.N. refugee office reported that Britain will be offering refuge for 4,000 Syrian refugees.
- The announcement comes as PM David Cameron has come under fire for the his reticence to take in refugees.
- The Syrians who arrive will be offered resettlement as millions pour out of the country torn apart by conflict driven by pro-Assad forces, rebel factions, the Islamic State, and the defense against IS.
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