“That’s part of the great arc of history sweeping towards justice,” he[Trudeau] told CP24.
LGBT Syrians were one of the four priority groups for resettlement. But half a year later, Trudeau acknowledges the government could have done better when it comes to LGBT Syrians.
In countries like Yemen, Sudan, Iran, Nigeria and Saudi Arabia, homosexuality is punishable by death. In a number of other countries, including Afghanistan and Syria, it’s against the law.
Obama’s response to the tragedy today was similarly limp-wristed. He made no mention of Islam or Muslims, instead condemning “hate and terror”