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Rcmp Interceptions: Housing Units and Refugee Camp

rcmp interceptions: There are concerns some of them they may look northward for refuge, according to The Chronicle Herald. Public Works and the Canada Border Services Agency say in a notice that the housing units are for Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle the municipality where the majority of RCMP interceptions of irregular migrants in Quebec take place. The move comes as tens of thousands of Hondurans lost temporary protected immigration status in the United States. The Opposition says the Liberal government is effectively setting up a refugee camp at the Canada-U.S. border. Rempel said there is a frustrating lack of information from the government about the makeup and needs of asylum seekers How can I say how much money they should be needing when we don't even know what their needs are And that is the result of having no plan for immigration. I'm not sure any Canadian would think that this is an acceptable response, Conservative immigration critic Michelle Rempel said Friday. ( As reported in the news.