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U.S. operation targeting criminal aliens and immigration violators nets 40 arrests in New York state

WVNTR – New York – A Canadian national convicted of felony sexual assault is among the 40 aliens taken into custody last week during a four-day enforcement operation that ended June 21, by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) targeting at-large criminal aliens, illegal re-entrants, immigration fugitives, and other immigration violators. This operation targeted public […]

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A 19-hour flight from Singapore to New York is set to become the longest in the world

WVN – (WEF) – Singapore Airlines is set to launch the world’s longest flight — and it will be in the air for 19 hours. Airbus is due to unveil its new A350-900 Ultra Long-Range (ULR) jet later this year, and Singapore will reportedly be the first airline to receive the plane, which had its […]

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Nigerian visa to be obtained in 48 hours in U.S.

Mr Tanko Suleiman, Nigeria’s Acting Consul-General in New York, with some Nigerians during the introduction of the biometric visa. WVN – The Nigerian Consulate in New York has said that applicants for the Nigerian visa can now get it in 48 hours with the introduction of the issuance of the biometric visa. The acting Consul-General, […]

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Canada holds round table with immigrant groups in NYC

WVN – The Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada, yesterday held a round table with key groups that work with immigrant communities in New York City to discuss the situation involving asylum seekers at the Canada-United States border. Among those attending the round table were one of the largest immigrant service […]

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