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Asylum seekers: Myths vs. Facts

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Photo: submitted by Denis L’Anglais

Since Montreal’s Olympic Stadium was set aside earlier this month to host asylum seekers who had crossed the U.S.-Canada border, many political parties and pressure groups have been proposing solutions for the crisis. However, many of these proposals show a lack of understanding about the legal status of the migrants and Canada’s response.