Has there been a "significant reduction" in irregular migration? Border Security Minister Bill Blair has said so, though Conservative public safety critic Pierre Paul-Hus has said the "number of illegal border crossings continues to rise." Is either statement true?
Australia aims to remove all asylum seeker children from Nauru within two months as concerns escalate about their deteriorating health after languishing on the tiny Pacific atoll nation for up to five years.
The prime minister has signalled that he could accept New Zealand's longstanding offer to resettle 150 refugees exiled to Pacific islands as long as the Australian Parliament legislates to ban them from ever setting foot in Australia.
Toronto police are investigating an alleged arson at a hotel temporarily housing asylum seekers amid concerns raised by an immigrant services organization about anti-refugee sentiment circulating online.