CANADIAN Troops set up tents at AMERICAN border; old Royal Vic to shelter asylum seekers | CTV Montreal News

Canadians soldiers are being deployed to St-Bernard-de-Lacolle to erect tents for asylum seekers attempting to enter Canada from the United States. Almost 100 troops will be used to set up the camp site, which will consist of “modular tent shelters with lighting and heating and may temporarily accomodate close to 500 people,” Department of National Defence spokesperson Evan Koronewski told CTV Montreal in an email.

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