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Governor General of Canada to travel to Poland for the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, will travel to Poland on January 27, 2020. This follows the Governor General’s visit to Jerusalem Read More

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Governor General of Canada to attend the Fifth World Holocaust Forum

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, will travel to Jerusalem, from January 22 to 24, 2020. The Governor General will join leaders Read More

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Hassan Rouhani, President of the Islamic Republic of Iran

Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke with President Hassan Rouhani of Iran regarding the shooting down of the Ukraine International Airlines plane, for which Iran has admitted responsibility. President Rouhani conveyed his profound regret for Read More

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Statement by the Prime Minister marking the tenth anniversary of the earthquake in Haiti

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement to mark the tenth anniversary of the deadly earthquake in Haiti: “Ten years ago today, a devastating earthquake in Haiti took the lives of hundreds Read More

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Statement by the Prime Minister on the death of Sultan Qaboos of Oman

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the death of Sultan Qaboos of Oman: “Canada offers its deepest sympathies and heartfelt condolences to the people of Oman and the royal family Read More

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Statement by the Prime Minister on the death of the Honourable John C. Crosbie

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the death of the Honourable John C. Crosbie: “Today, we join Newfoundlanders and Labradorians, and people across Canada, to mourn the passing of the Read More

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Prime Minister of Sweden Stefan Löfven

Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke with the Prime Minister of Sweden Stefan Löfven. Prime Minister Trudeau and Prime Minister Löfven exchanged heartfelt condolences for the loss of lives in the Ukraine International Airlines crash Read More

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy

Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke with the President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelenskyy, who called to discuss the tragic Ukraine International Airlines plane crash. The Prime Minister and the President expressed condolences for the Canadian, Read More

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Statement by the Prime Minister on the death of Leo Kolber

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the death of former Senator E. Leo Kolber: “Today, I join Quebecers and all Canadians to mourn the passing of a fellow Montrealer – Read More

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with the Prime Minister of the Netherlands, Mark Rutte

Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke with the Prime Minister of the Netherlands, Mark Rutte. Prime Minister Rutte shared his sincere condolences for the Canadian and other lives lost in the Ukraine International Airlines crash Read More

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