Quebec on the verge of welcoming a primary wave of Afghan refugees – Montreal | Globalnews.ca

2021-08-24 17:31:11

The minister of worldwide relations and the Francophonie, Nadine Girault, confirmed on Twitter Monday night that she had been knowledgeable by the federal authorities that round 300 refugees would quickly be arriving in Quebec after being topic to quarantine in Toronto.

All Afghan refugees destined for Quebec shall be taken care of by the Quebec authorities, says Girault, including that that is the quickest and best option to act in a context of disaster and evacuation.

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The Quebec authorities is within the technique of organizing the reception on the bottom with associate organizations with a purpose to arrange a profitable reception operation for Afghan refugees, in accordance with Girault.

Final Saturday, on his Fb web page, Premier François Legault repeated that Quebec was able to welcome Afghan refugees.

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On Monday, the federal government of Canada stated about 300 Afghans whose quarantine has ended will quickly be despatched to Ontario, Alberta and British Columbia.

Canada has to date evacuated roughly 1,700 folks from Afghanistan.




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