Khurshid Awan still in sanctuary to avoid deportation

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Khurshid Begum Awan has been in sanctuary in a Montreal-area church since August 2013, resisting a deportation to Pakistan and separation from her daughter, Tahira Awan, and her grandson, Ali. This report by Amelie Phillipson from the Off the Hour news collective features a recent picket in support of the Awan Family.

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