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Biden administration fast-tracking Ukrainian refugees into US

(WASHINGTON) -- The Biden administration on Thursday announced it is moving to fast-track Ukrainian refugees coming to the United States.Beginning April 25, the administration says U.S.-based individuals and entities can apply to the Department of Homeland Security to sponsor Ukrainian citizens -- in an... Read More.

Gov. Wolf encourages schools to welcome Ukrainian refugees

Harrisburg, PA - Governor Wolf announced that the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) has provided guidance to schools as they begin to welcome refugee families from Ukraine with school-age children.“We have all watched with tremendous sadness as Ukrainians endured horrific and unprovoked attacks on... Read More.

US says it will accept up to 100,000 Ukrainian refugees

(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden on Thursday will announce that the U.S. will accept 100,000 Ukrainian refugees, according to a senior administration official.“To meet this commitment, we are considering the full range of legal pathways to the United States and that includes U.S. refugee... Read More.

US families step up to welcome Afghan refugees in their homes

(NEW YORK) -- Kenneth and Adi Martinez have an extra bedroom in the home they share outside of Seattle with their 6-month-old son and 3-year-old daughter.So when the Martinezes watched the coverage of tens of thousands of people fleeing Afghanistan last month as the Taliban took over,... Read More.