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Boat overturns off Haiti; 6 dead and at least 10 missing.

Authorities in Haiti say at least six people drowned and about 10 are missing after a boat overturned off the northern coast.

- FOX News - US

Canada sees 'unsustainable' spike in asylum seekers at U.S. border.

TORONTO/MONTREAL - The number of asylum seekers who illegally crossed the U.S. border into Canada more than tripled last month, according to Canadian government data released on Thursday, as migrants worried about the U.S. administration's immigration crackdown head north. More than 3,100 people walked across the border ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Canada sees 'unsustainable' spike in asylum seekers at U.S. border.

By Anna Mehler Paperny and Allison Lampert TORONTO/MONTREAL - The number of asylum seekers who illegally crossed the U.S. border into Canada more than tripled last month, according to Canadian government data released on Thursday, as migrants worried about the U.S. administration's immigration crackdown head north. More ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Asylum seekers to Canada from U.S. tripled in July: Canadian government.

By Anna Mehler Paperny TORONTO - The number of asylum seekers who illegally crossed the U.S. border into Canada more than tripled last month, according to Canadian government data released on Thursday, as migrants fled in fear of U.S. President Donald Trump's immigration crackdown. More than 3,100 people walked across the ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Canada's U.S. consulates to 'set the record straight' on immigration.

About 3,000 asylum-seekers, the majority Haitian, have crossed the U.S.-Canada border in recent weeks The post Canada's U.S. consulates to 'set the record straight' on immigration appeared first on Macleans.ca.

- Macleans.ca - CA

New York City councillor visits Montreal to report back to Haitian constituents.

Mathieu Eugene says many Haitians making the trek across the Quebec border are under the false impression that Canada has an open-door policy.

- Global News - CA

Israeli man murdered in New York - over parking dispute.

23-year-old Israeli man stabbed to death by Haitian immigrant in Brooklyn during dispute over double-parked car. Suspect in custody.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

More than 150 Haitians rescued at sea.

MIAMI, United States , The United States Coast Guard says it has rescued 151 Haitian migrants and handed them over to the Royal Baham Defence Force on Friday.“The transfer is a combination of two separate interdiction cases in which coast guard aircrews and cutter crews located and rescued these migrants,” the ...

- JamaicaObserver.com - JM

Nigerian refugee couple decline to illegally cross into Canada.

Agnes Adeyemi, 67, and husband Paris Adeyemi, 67, of Nigeria, walk along Roxham Road after declining to illegally cross into Canada through an irregular route on Friday, August 11, 2017. Thousands of people have crossed over in to Canada from an irregular crossing near the Champlain–St. Bernard de Lacolle border in hopes ...

- Miami Herald - US

How a Wargame Proves a Conflict Between America and North Korea Would be Total Hell.

WarIsBoring Security, Asia This should stop and make you think.  In the past I wrote of my defeat at the hands of Supreme Commander of the Korean People's Army Kim Jong Un and the North Korean People's Army, and how I lost a nation with the world's 12th largest economy to a backward state with fewer paved roads than Haiti. ...

- The National Interest - US

As Canada Takes in Haitian Asylum-seekers, Uncertainty Persists.

Canada's government has partly filled in a ditch so pedestrians surging through an illegal border crossing from upstate New York into Quebec won't hurt themselves. It has set up processing tents and is hiring people to transport and feed the newcomers. Despite those welcoming gestures, Haitian asylum-seekers can't get too ...

- Voice of America - US

Quebec border camp swells with asylum seekers from U.S., many Haitian

SAINT-BERNARD-DE-LACOLLE, Quebec - Dozens of army tents dotted the Canadian border on Thursday to house hundreds of asylum seekers, many from Haiti, streaming into the country from upstate New York to file refugee claims.

- Reuters - US

Asylum-seekers escaping the US are filling up a makeshift border camp in Canada

Thomson ReutersSAINT-BERNARD-DE-LACOLLE, Quebec - Dozens of army tents dotted the Canadian border on Thursday to house hundreds of asylum seekers, many from Haiti, streaming into the country from upstate New York to file refugee claims. More than 200 people a day are illegally walking across the border into Quebec to seek ...

- Business Insider - US

Canada is Setting Up Border Camps to Shelter an Influx of Haitian Asylum Seekers

Hundreds of Haitians arrive each day, many fearing deportation from the U.S.  

- TIME Magazine - US

Canada military sets up tents at US border for Haitian refugees

Canada military sets up tents at US border for Haitian refugees...

- MENAFN - JO

After 7 years, cholera cases on the decline in Haiti

Source: UN Children's Fund Country: Haiti The disease is currently at its lowest level since the beginning of the epidemic largely due to effective coordination and an increased number of rapid response teams. HIGHLIGHTS Haiti continues to be affected by a convergence of humanitarian needs further worsened by hurricane ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Haiti's Sewage Solution

Rebecca HersherA plan to build sewage treatment plants all over Haiti after the 2010 earthquake has stalled, despite millions of dollars in international funding.

- Pulitzer Center - US

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