Canada Border Services Agency
The number of refugees crossing into Quebec increased seven times in February
New figures obtained by CBC News show that 724 people made claims in February, compared to just 99 made at the same spot in February 2016.
Ghanaian refugees make perilous journey crossing Canada-US border
Lawyers say a Canada-US agreement that says refugee claimants must seek asylum in their first country of arrival is driving people to cross the border illegally.