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Former Prime Minister Joe Clark speaks at the Truth and Reconciliation Commission in Ottawa on June 2, 2015. Clark says he believes Canadian officials can overcome obstacles to speed up the acceptance of Syrian refugees, much as his government found ways to airlift Vietnamese boat people after he won office in 1979. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

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Former Prime Minister Joe Clark speaks at the Truth and Reconciliation Commission in Ottawa on June 2, 2015. Clark says he believes Canadian officials can overcome obstacles to speed up the acceptance of Syrian refugees, much as his government found ways to airlift Vietnamese boat people after he won office in 1979. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Two drown in St. Lawrence near Cornwall in suspected human smuggling attempt

CORNWALL, Ont. - Two men have drowned in the St. Lawrence River near Cornwall, Ont, in what authorities suspect was a failed human smuggling attempt.

Authorities say the two were on a Sea-Doo watercraft that capsized in the river on Wednesday. A third passenger and the Sea-Doo driver survived.

U.S. Customs ...

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