U.S. wants more effective deportations and tighter security along its northern border ahead of a trade meeting between Trump and Trudeau
Before he came to Canada, Abdulahi Hasan Sharif had his immigration claim rejected in the U.S. He was set to be deported to Somalia, but somehow he made it to Canada.
Less than 500 people have tried for refugee status in the U.S. using the Safe Third Country Agreement
"Canada is not killing black people at the alarming rate the United States is,” says Kyle Lydell Canty, a black American citizen who is seeking refugee status in Canada.
"I am not a citizen of any country. The Myanmar government says I am not Burmese, I am not Bangladeshi, and I'm not Australian."