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  • Woman fined $2,750 for crossing Australian border with a chicken sandwich

    Article content A New Zealand woman was fined NZD$3,300 ($2,750) for bringing a chicken sandwich she forgot was in her backpack through Australian border control. June Armstrong, the 77-year-old Canterbury grandmother, bought a muffin and chicken sandwich, which was sealed, from Christchurch Airport on May 2. Article content “I sat down and ate some of my…

  • More Canadians flee Gaza as crossing into Egypt reopens

    Breadcrumb Trail Links World News Israel & Middle East Global Affairs Canada said a total of 234 Canadians and permanent residents crossed from Gaza into Egypt on Sunday Published Nov 13, 2023  •  Last updated 14 hours ago  •  3 minute read Palestinians and foreign aid workers wait to cross into Egypt at Rafah, Gaza Strip,…