It’s a phenomenon that has splintered the European Union, animated a surge in far-right politics across that continent and put German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s professional future at considerable risk: the uncontrolled flow of asylum-seekers from Middle Eastern and African nations. 1,781 more words
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Hemmingford has become one of the entry points for a growing flow of refugee claimants braving the elements to illicitly enter Canada.
As U.S. President Donald Trump’s executive order suspending entry from seven majority-Muslim countries is debated in U.S. 490 more words
WINNIPEG, Manitoba — Almost three months after Bashir Yussuf watched Donald Trump win the presidential election, he made his way to Noyes, Minnesota, where he set off at night into the snow-filled woods and crawled across the unmarked border into Canada. 1,316 more words
I was recently proud to join more than 1,000 other Ottawans in protesting President Donald Trump’s anti-refugee executive order. As the world considers how to protect and shelter tens of millions of displaced people globally, including those now wrongfully banned from seeking asylum in the United States, our city should take the lead in responding. 559 more words
During the EUref a very interesting situation developed that could not be dealt with then because of the need to maintain unity in the Leave movement. 1,130 more words