April 28, 2017 14:44 IST

From Minnesota to Manitoba: Seeking asylum in the north

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A group of migrants who said they were from Djibouti and Somalia follow railway tracks towards the Canada-U.S. border as seen from Emerson, Manitoba, Canada, March 27, 2017. Credit: Reuters
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A Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) vehicle approaches as a migrant stands on a residential street after crossing the Canada-U.S. border in Emerson, Manitoba. Credit: Reuters
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A group of migrants who said they were from Djibouti and Somalia place their belongings in a Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) vehicle after crossing the Canada-U.S. border in Emerson. Credit: Reuters
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Deer graze along railway tracks near the Canada-U.S. border in Emerson. Credit: Reuters
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Fog blankets the area near railway tracks on the Canadian side of the Canada-U.S. border in Emerson, Manitoba. Credit: Reuters