• 45 years-old George Zedan, pharmacist and refugee from Syria, is pictured at Kronans Apotek pharmacy in Upplands Vaesby, north of Stockholm, Sweden, on May 25, 2015. AFP PHOTO / JONATHAN NACKSTRAND (AFP)
Far away from the Syrian crisis, Sweden has stepped up to help in a way that stands in contrast to, really, the rest of the world.
By
Ron Sutton

24 Jul 2015 - 2:15 PM  UPDATED 29 Mar 2016 - 4:48 PM

The vast majority of the four-million refugees fleeing war in Syria have crowded into the bordering countries, seeking any protection they can find.

But far away, another country has stepped up to help in a way that stands in contrast to, really, the rest of the world.

 

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