Only 28 Americans applied for Canadian citizenship after Donald Trump was elected | Metro News

“The North American country has only said yes to two claims out of hundreds from the US in six years.”

Remember all those people who said they would move to Canada if Donald Trump got elected United States president?

It turns out most of them were talking nonsense.

Canada received just 28 asylum requests from US citizens in November after the vote.

 

A lot of Americans said they’d move to Canada (Picture: Getty Images)

We already knew most of the celebrities who promised to move weren’t being serious but many Hillary Clinton fans did sound believable.

The Canadian government wouldn’t confirm if any of the 28 applications for refugee status were down to the elections due to privacy laws.

But the number was higher than the same time in 2015.

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