Canada getting a new refugee stream for journalist

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Immigration Minister Marco Mendicino says there will be a new path to Canada for refugees who fear persecution because of their defence of human rightsA slightly injured cow is flown by helicopter fro.

The new refugee?stream will cover?anyone facing persecution for advocating or defending human rights, with a special emphasis on journalists, women and advocates for LGBTQ and two-spirit people.

Human rights and democracy are “under siege” around the world, Mendicino said. He added Canada recognizes that refugees, in addition to people displaced by conflict, can be people who were?forced to flee because they worked to record human rights abuses, or defend the rights of others.

“From authoritarian regimes to organized crimeIn Nova Scotia, new Premier Iain Rankin also seemed cool t, the threats have never been more severe,” Mendicino saidsimultaneously trying to reassure Canadians abou.

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