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originally posted by: CryHavoc
Just a question.
If Refugees refuse Refuge, are they still Refugees?
I might be in the wrong forum.
originally posted by: randomtangentsrme
a reply to: CryHavoc
I believe international law insists if you are seeking refuge or asylum, it needs to be in the first country you come to outside of the country you are fleeing.
To my knowledge the answer to your question is a resounding, NO.
originally posted by: Sookiechacha
a reply to: missed_gear
I don't know about this year, and this caravan, but I know last year Mexico was turning asylum seekers away, saying they were "full up", they met their pledged quota and shut the them down.
Migrant Caravan Continues for U.S. Border After Rejecting Mexico's Offer to Stay
Orbelina Orellana, a migrant from San Pedro Sula, Honduras, said she and her husband left three children behind and had decided to continue north one way or another.
“Our destiny is to get to the border,” Orellana said.