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Refugees make up bulk of crossings from U.S. to Canada: UNHCR

A family from Turkey crosses the U.S.-Canada border into Canada, February 23, 2017 in Hemmingford, Quebec. In the past month, hundreds of people have crossed Quebec land border crossings in attempts to seek asylum and claim refugee status in Canada. Drew Angerer/Getty Images/AFP

 
A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on February 27, 2017, on page 6.

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