Minnesota-based American Refugee Committee aids Syrian families


The United Nations has announced that the number of Syrian refugee children has reached one million. This marks another milestone in a 2 ½ -year conflict that has taken the lives of more than 100,000 people and forced 2 million refugees from their homeland.

Daniel Wordsworth is President and CEO of the American Refugee Committee. He talked with KFAI’s Paul Brohaugh on the Morning Blend.

Paul asked how the use of chemical weapons inside Syria and the likelihood of an American military response would affect the number of refugees. [Audio below]