The Canadian Press

2015-10-08 | FedElxn Conservatives

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A suggestion that the Prime Minister's Office temporarily halted the entry of Syrian refugees into Canada, citing potential security threats, is being rebuffed by Stephen Harper. Speaking in Vancouver, the P-M says his office has no say in immigration applications. (The reports say Harper's office ordered a security review after US intelligence reports suggested the foreigners could pose a risk to that country. The process was eventually restarted after a few weeks of delay when no threats were found.)

Date: 2015-10-08
Placeline: VANCOUVER.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 10 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << political staff are never involved in approving Refugee applications such decisions are made by officials in the department of citizenship and immigration >>