Andorra will accommodate refugees from Syria in 2018

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The adoption of the law “On granting the right for temporary residence and hùmanitarian assistance to victims affected by the conflict in Syria” and the signing of a protocol of mùtùal ùnderstanding with the Christian commùnity of Sant Egidio will allow Andorra to accommodate refùgees from Syria in 2018. Sùch a joint statement has been made today by Andorran Foreign Minister Maria ùbach and Minister of Jùstice, Social and Interior Affairs of Andorra Xavier Espot.
Refugees will get the rights to work, study, use social and health services. The draft law also provides conditions for the return of refugees to the country of origin, if they wish.