In The Media

U.S. Border Patrol questions crews of at least 2 fishing vessels in Canadian waters

by Phlis McGregor & Connell Smith (feat. Rob Huebert)

CBC News
July 4, 2018

The federal government is investigating reports that two Canadian fishing vessels were approached, and crew members questioned, by U.S. Border Patrol agents in Canadian waters in the Gulf of Maine in late June.

According to Global Affairs Canada, the incidents occurred June 24 and 25 around Machias Seal Island and North Rock.

While details are scant, the fishermen are members of the Grand Manan Fishermen's Association. Laurence Cook, the association's chair, wrote on Facebook that the U.S. officials claimed they were "looking for illegal immigrants."

CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT CBC NEWS


Be the first to comment

Please check your e-mail for a link to activate your account.
SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTERS
 
UPCOMING EVENTS

SPEAKER DINNER
The Weaponization of Social Media

February 25, 2020

Calgary, Alberta

CONFERENCE
Trade Conference

March 10, 2020

Ottawa, Ontario

CONFERENCE
Canada in the World

May 12, 2020

Ottawa, Ontario


SEARCH
EXPERTS IN THE MEDIA

Varcoe: Three oil pipeline projects inch toward goal-line for Canada

by Chris Varcoe (feat. Dennis McConaghy and Kevin Birn), Calgary Herald, January 17, 2020

Congress just passed the USMCA. Now it’s Canada’s turn

by Marielle Segarra (feat. Colin Robertson and Eric Miller), Marketplace, January 17, 2020

The entire Russian government resigns as Putin makes a power grab

by Isabelle Richer (feat. Andrew Rasiulis), The Danielle Smith Show, January 17, 2020


LATEST TWEETS

HEAD OFFICE
Canadian Global Affairs Institute
Suite 1800, 421-7th Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2P 4K9

 

OTTAWA OFFICE
Canadian Global Affairs Institute
8 York Street, 2nd Floor
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 5S6

 

Phone: (613) 288-2529
Email: contact@cgai.ca
Web: cgai.ca

 

Making sense of our complex world.
Déchiffrer la complexité de notre monde.

 

© 2002-2020 Canadian Global Affairs Institute
Charitable Registration No. 87982 7913 RR0001

 


Sign in with Facebook | Sign in with Twitter | Sign in with Email