Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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Newspaper article The Canadian Press

National Audio 5:35 PM ET

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National Audio 5:35 PM ET

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NAT118 - (Big-O-Asylum-Seekers) MONTREAL. x-18s. A number of busloads of asylum seekers have arrived at Montreal's Olympic Stadium. The Big O is being transformed into a refugee housing centre to deal with a spike in the number of people crossing at the American border in recent months. Jean-Philippe Guillaume (ghee-AUM'), a member of the Montreal Haitian community, showed up outside the stadium to show his support. He blames U-S President Donald Trump for forcing Haitian asylum seekers to come to Canada. ("..right now .") (SOURCE:The Canadian Press)

TAG: The Trump administration is considering ending a program that granted Haitians so-called "temporary protected status" following the massive earthquake that struck in 2010. If the program isn't extended, as many as 60-thousand Haitians could be sent back to their homeland. …

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