“If you don’t like it in Germany, just give yourself a visa for Canada.”

Website that dispels rumours about seeking asylum in Germany set to launch

I’m not so sure that the “Visa for Canada” thing is a myth…

Keep a ‘wary eye’ on U.S. travel visas, Goodale tells American counterpart

And from our “Friend” Saudi Arabia…

In fact, two government officials confirmed to The Canadian Press that the surge in refugee claimants predated Trump’s election. They said that many claimants coming to Quebec held American visas issued at the U.S. embassy in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia — visas obtained to use the U.S. as a transit point to get to Canada and claim asylum. The officials said that these plans were set in motion long before the U.S. election in November.

  • Observer

    Hijra to Canada is important as a base of operations.

  • CoolTolerance

    Well, it took him time to figure that one out. Syrians and Iraqis have been crossing illegally since 2014 and only local papers were reporting it.