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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with President of the European Council Donald Tusk

Today, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, spoke with Donald Tusk, President of the European Council. Prime Minister Trudeau and President Tusk discussed priorities for the relationship between Canada and the European Union during the year Read More

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Prime Minister announces by-elections

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that by-elections will be held on February 25, 2019, in the following three electoral districts: Burnaby South, British Columbia Outremont, Quebec York–Simcoe, Ontario

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Statement by the Prime Minister on Haiti’s Independence Day

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement to mark Haiti’s Independence Day: “Today, we join members of the Haitian community in Canada and around the world to celebrate Haiti’s Independence Day. “Canada Read More

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Prime Minister visits members of the Canadian Armed Forces in Mali

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today returned from a Christmas visit to the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) base in Mali. The Prime Minister’s visit was an opportunity to meet with our Canadians in uniform deployed Read More

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Soumeylou Boubèye Maïga, Prime Minister of the Republic of Mali

Today, on the occasion of visiting Canadian troops stationed in Gao with the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA), Prime Minister Trudeau met with Prime Minister Maïga of Mali. The two leaders Read More

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Louise Arbour, United Nations Special Representative for International Migration

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke today with Louise Arbour in her capacity as the United Nations Special Representative for International Migration. The Prime Minister congratulated Ms. Arbour for the successful conclusion of the Intergovernmental Conference Read More

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Prime Minister Jean-Henry Céant of Haiti

Today, the Prime Minister met with Prime Minister Jean-Henry Céant of Haiti. The leaders discussed the current situation in Haiti and how to ensure that sustainable solutions are found. Prime Minister Trudeau also took the Read More

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Armenian Prime Minister-elect Nikol Pashinyan

Today the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, spoke with the Prime Minister-elect of Armenia, Nikol Pashinyan. Prime Minister Trudeau congratulated Prime Minister-elect Pashinyan on his victory in Armenia’s parliamentary elections on December 9. The leaders discussed Read More

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Prime Minister announces appointment of new Associate Chief Justice of the Federal Court

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the appointment of the Honourable Jocelyne Gagné, a judge of the Federal Court, as Associate Chief Justice of the Federal Court. Justice Gagné fills a new position for Read More

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The Honourable Jocelyne Gagné

The Honourable Jocelyne Gagné was appointed to the Federal Court on May 31, 2012. Since her appointment, she has established a reputation among her peers as a widely respected, hard-working, thoughtful, and collegial jurist. Justice Read More

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