• Statement by the Prime Minister on the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples:“On the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, we recognize Indigenous Peoples around the world, and recommit to protect and promote the rights of Indigenous Peoples.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - August 9, 2017
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on National Peacekeepers’ Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on National Peacekeepers’ Day:“Today, we recognize the women and men in Canada’s military and police forces who work to create peace and stability around the world.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - August 9, 2017
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Korean War Veterans Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Korean War Veterans Day:“Today, we remember the brave members of the army, navy and air forces who fought so valiantly, and sacrificed so greatly, during the Korean War.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - July 27, 2017
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on the anniversary of Black July
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the anniversary of Black July:“Between July 24 and 29, 1983, anti-Tamil pogroms were carried out in Colombo and other parts of Sri Lanka resulting in thousands of deaths and the displacement of countless victims.“Today, we join Canadians of Tamil descent and members of the Tamil community to commemorate the 34th anniversary of the events of Black July.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - July 23, 2017
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Imamat Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Imamat Day:“Shia Ismaili Muslims gather today in Canada and around the world to celebrate the diamond jubilee of their 49th hereditary Imam and spiritual leader, His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan IV.“Since becoming Imam in 1957, the Aga Khan has used his role to advance global humanitarian causes, helping to support sustainable development and poverty reduction projects and enhance civil society and education around the world.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - July 11, 2017
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on the fourth anniversary of the Lac-Mégantic tragedy
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the fourth anniversary of the Lac-Mégantic tragedy:
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    Ottawa, Ontario - July 6, 2017
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Canada Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Canada Day:“Today, we celebrate the 150th anniversary of Confederation. We come together as Canadians to celebrate the achievements of our great country, reflect on our past and present, and look boldly toward our future.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - July 1, 2017
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on the selection of a new premier-designate in British Columbia
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the selection of a premier-designate in British Columbia:“Under the leadership of John Horgan, the New Democratic Party will form government in British Columbia. I look forward to working closely with Premier-designate Horgan to deliver real results on the issues that matter to British Columbians and to all Canadians.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 30, 2017
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Canadian Multiculturalism Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement to highlight Canadian Multiculturalism Day:“Today, Canadians from coast to coast to coast join together to celebrate the multiculturalism and openness that make us who we are as a country.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 27, 2017
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Eid al-Fitr
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Eid al-Fitr:“Tonight at sunset, Muslims in Canada and around the world will celebrate Eid al-Fitr,also known as the festival of breaking of the fast.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 24, 2017