Posted on December 22, 2023

Canada Announces Temporary Visas for People in Gaza With Canadian Relatives

Associated Press, December 21, 2023

People in the Gaza Strip who have Canadian relatives may apply for temporary visas to Canada {snip}

Immigration Minister Marc Miller expects the program to be up and running by Jan. 9. {snip}

Miller said the government will start accepting applications for people with extended family connections to Canada, including parents, grandparents, siblings and grandchildren.

He said people will be offered three-year visas if they meet eligibility and admissibility criteria.