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Statement by the Prime Minister on la Fête nationale du Québec and Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on la Fête nationale du Québec and Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day:

“Today, on la Fête nationale du Québec, Sophie and I join our fellow Quebecers to proudly celebrate the unique history and identity of Quebec. As we gather with family and friends, we honour this proud and dynamic culture that makes Quebec prosper.

“On Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day, we also join Francophones across the country to celebrate our language, heritage and traditions.