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Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto agrees with Wolf, saying Pittsburgh would also welcome more Syrian refugees

Wolf Says Pennsylvania Will Accept Syrian Refugees

Mayor Bill Peduto also supports bringing refugees to Pittsburgh

By Jon DelanoNovember 16, 2015 at 4:53 pm


Wolf, a Democrat, said Monday that the federal government believes it can handle an additional 10,000 refugees that the White House said in September that it would accept from Syria.



“Alowemer, who was born in Daraa, Syria, arrived in the US in 2016 as a resettling refugee…”

Syrian refugee planned to blow up church in Pittsburgh on pledging allegiance to ISIS but is arrested with bomb making equipment after telling FBI agent the attack would ‘shock the enemies of Allah all over America’

  • Mustafa Mousab Alowemer planned to attack small church in north Pittsburgh
  • Arresting cops found nails, batteries and other bomb-making equipment
  • Had planned two bombs – one on side of the church in an initial attack and another to hit first-responders
  • Caught by undercover agent posing as terrorist who he met four times to discuss the horrific attack

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