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Asylum seekers from US flood Canada
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A. Filip
2017-08-11 08:50:21 UTC
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http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-canada-border-idUSKBN1AQ2OU
August 11, 2017 / 1:10 AM
Quebec border camp swells with asylum seekers from U.S., many Haitian
[...] *More than 200 people a day* are illegally walking across the
border into Quebec to seek asylum, government officials said. Over
*4_300* asylum seekers have crossed illegally into Canada in the first
half of this year, with some citing U.S. President Donald Trump’s
tougher stance on immigration. [...]
4_300 refugees / 200 refugees/day = 21.5 days

The numbers fit poorly (without extra explanation) IMHO.
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A. Filip
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Vidcapper
2017-08-11 10:02:13 UTC
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Post by A. Filip
http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-canada-border-idUSKBN1AQ2OU
August 11, 2017 / 1:10 AM
Quebec border camp swells with asylum seekers from U.S., many Haitian
[...] *More than 200 people a day* are illegally walking across the
border into Quebec to seek asylum, government officials said. Over
*4_300* asylum seekers have crossed illegally into Canada in the first
half of this year, with some citing U.S. President Donald Trump’s
tougher stance on immigration. [...]
4_300 refugees / 200 refugees/day = 21.5 days
The numbers fit poorly (without extra explanation) IMHO.
Quite so - are these 'asylum-seekers' American-born, or from Mexico or
elsewhere?
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