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Statement by the Prime Minister on Ukrainian Independence Day

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Ukrainian Independence Day:

“Today, Ukrainians and Ukrainian communities in Canada and around the world celebrate 26 years of independence and freedom.

“As we mark both this important occasion and 150 years since Confederation, I invite Canadians to reflect on the immeasurable contribution of the Ukrainian-Canadian community to building a diverse and inclusive Canada.