Jake Wright, the Hill Times
Immigration Minister Jason Kenney speaks at a press conference earlier
this month. He announced Sept. 11 the imposition of visas on Saint
Lucia, Saint Vincent, Namibia, Botswana, and Swaziland.
Some people who work with refugees say the government’s recent decision to impose visas on citizens of five countries could end up hurting legitimate refugees for whom the move could mean less access to seek refuge.