asylum seekers

The country still hasn't ironed out details to grant permanent residency to asylum-seekers who worked in health care during the pandemic.
The Safe Third Country Agreement means Canada can turn back asylum seekers who arrive at official ports of entry along the border with the U.S.
The program will allow "Guardian Angels" to be recognized for their work during the coronavirus pandemic.
Justice Ann Marie McDonald said parts of the Safe Third Country agreement are unconstitutional.
The RCMP apprehended 21 people in May and six in April.
NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh is also calling on Trudeau to denounce the U.S. president’s actions.
The move effectively restores provisions of the Safe Third Country Agreement.
The people were entering the country between official entry points.
Hundreds are awaiting removals after exhausting all of their options.