Thursday, July 20, 2017

"Burundi Teens Missing After Robotics Competition in D.C. Seen Crossing Into Canada"

AP:

Oscar Niyiragira, chairman of the United Burundian-American Community Association Inc., was not at all surprised to hear that some of the teens were heading to Canada. He had no direct knowledge of their situation, but assumed they were seeking asylum, and many in the community feel the odds are better in Canada, especially now that the Trump administration has taken a harsh stance on immigration.