Canada welcomed 163 Syrian refugees on Thursday night – the first of 25,000 they are accepting.

Here’s an excerpt from a New York Times article about their arrival, along with a video Vox shared.

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If you can’t see the video embedded, go directly to the original Facebook link here.

"Remember in Canada, we believe your heart is big enough to love Syria and Canada."New beginnings:

Posted by CBC Toronto on Thursday, December 10, 2015