Monday, February 6, 2017

Worried about Trump, asylum seekers walk cold road to Canada

Worried about Trump, asylum seekers walk cold road to Canada: Refugees in the United States fearing a worsening climate of xenophobia in the wake of a divisive U.S. presidential campaign are flocking to Canada in growing numbers.

Manitoba's Welcome Place refugee agency helped 91 claimants between Nov. 1 and Jan. 25 - more than the agency normally sees in a year. Most braved the freezing prairie winter to walk into Canada.

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