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The mayor, one of three patrons in this small town bar on a Monday night, lights his cigarette. He knows it’s illegal to smoke in here.

“I don’t give a s–t,” says the honorable Greg Janzen.

The town is Emerson, Manitoba. The bar is a literal two minute walk to the United States border.

For the past few months, it has become a hotbed for people illegally crossing the border into Canada.

And Janzen is angry.

Most had come to the U.S. from halfway around the world to seek asylum, but said they feared a crackdown under President Donald Trump. So they continued north, where Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has made it clear that such asylum seekers are welcome.

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Image: Migrants walk along railway tracks after crossing the Canada-U.S. border in EmersonA group of migrants who said they were from Djibouti and Somalia walk along railway tracks after crossing the border at Emerson. Chris Wattie / Reuters

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Click link below for article and video:

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/people-are-fleeing-trump-s-america-tiny-canadian-town-n753531

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