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Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on visit to La Loche, Saskatchewan

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, issued the following statement today before his visit to La Loche, Saskatchewan:

“Today, I will visit La Loche, Saskatchewan, to personally express the country’s shock and sadness over last week’s tragic shootings.

“It is both heartbreaking and devastating when lives so full of promise are taken from us too soon. On January 22nd, four Canadians were senselessly killed. Seven more were injured, and the lives of countless others were altered by these terrible events.