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As A Syrian Refugee In Toledo Pines For His Family, A Brotherhood Forms

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Omar Al-Awad sits with his daughter Taiba (left) and son Abdul-Jabar in their Toledo apartment in 2015. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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In Toledo, Syrian Refugees Are Welcomed Amid A Difficult Immigration Climate

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Omar holds his daughter, Taiba, at the playground near the family's new home in Toledo. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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Among The Lucky Few: Syrian Family Rebuilds In America's Heartland

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Lake Erie's Toxic Bloom Has Ohio Farmers On The Defensive

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