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It's a one-time payment of 3,000 euros.
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The questions are premised upon Islamophobic diatribes that are outdated, politically incorrect and inconsistent with good government policy.
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There's a "very, very cold winter in this country" ahead.
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More than 6,000 people have crossed illegally into Quebec from New York since July.
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Even the former interim leader of his party criticized him.
"I was scared. I came here to continue my life."
Haitian-Canadian MP Emmanuel Dubourg travelled to Miami to meet with Haitian leaders and temporary protected status holders this week. He warned asylum seekers against trying to enter Canada "irregularly."
Nearly 10,000 people have been apprehended since January.
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The minimum monthly payment is $642.92.
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Becoming a refugee in the United States wasn't a happy choice; it was painful choice I was pushed to take because all the other options are horrifying.
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"The small minority, angry, frustrated group of racists don't get to define who we are as a country."
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The shelters in Quebec are only intended as temporary housing.
Many are in Quebec temporarily and plan to leave the province.
"People forget the resilience; [refugees] are human beings that have survived."
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Seidu Mohammed walked across frozen fields near Emerson, Man., in a -30 C windchill.
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They also don't get to "jump the queue" ahead of people in refugee camps.
Barriers and containment will not stop people from fleeing, and deportations to unsafe countries merely returns victimized people to unending uncertainty, oppression and abuse. Let us ensure that our treatment of vulnerable people trapped in the desperation of the global migration system remains dignified.
Canada and the U.S. will gather the "hard facts" about the recent influx, Goodale said after the meeting.
They face persecution in Hong Kong.
More than 1,000 people have filed refugee claims at the Quebec-U.S. border since January, compared with about 200 during the same time last year.
The issue will be one of many the public safety minister will discuss with John Kelly.
"Some heavy snow squalls, zero visibility, and these people are walking north straight into the wind."
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Stays in migrant camps along the way often culminate with a lengthy period in a U.S. immigration detention centre.
"I think that there is a lack of access to justice (for claimants in the United States)."
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Michelle Rempel is pushing Liberals to speak up.
One man made a break for Canada right in front of U.S. border patrol.
By the end of last year, 65.3 million people had been forcibly displaced from their homes.
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Some countries already vehemently oppose the current EU scheme to share 160,000 refugees in Greece and Italy.
Hundreds of thousands of refugees are fleeing war and misery by flocking to Western Europe.
Berlin's schools saw non-German speaking children jump by 70 per cent.
When I see the faces of Syrian children in the news these days, I think of my little brother. I remember the confusion and terror he felt on a very deep level -- even with a bed to sleep in, food to eat, and the comfort of his family. Not to mention the pink bunny with stripy pants, to which Graham clung in the dark while my mother calmed him at night.
Media reports revealed Osama Abdul Mohsen had been a soccer coach in Syria.