Feb 3, 2010

Canadian government releases last of Tamil refugees

Seventy-six Tamil refugees were immediately taken into custody when they were discovered off the coast of British Columbia in October 2009 under suspicion of membership in the Tamil Tigers.
Dec 17, 2009

UN struggles to meet needs of refugees

Bahija Réghaï
Established 60 years ago, the United Nations Relief and Works Agency is now more relevant than ever as a reminder to the international community of unfulfilled Palestinian rights.
Nov 26, 2009

Transportation loans add stress for refugees

The Canadian government makes refugees cover their own costs for coming to Canada. Refugee support groups say this puts enormous financial and emotional stress.
Jun 16, 2009

No sanctuary from media double standards

Gurpreet Singh
The case of the former Russian spy who has taken sanctuary in a Vancouver church to escape deportation has generated interest in the Indo Canadian community, and comparisons to Laiber Singh's case.


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