• Statement by the Prime Minister on the 100th anniversary of the end of the Battle of Passchendaele
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the 100th anniversary of the end of the Battle of Passchendaele:“Today, we mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the Battle of Passchendaele. On this solemn anniversary, we honour the thousands of Canadians who fought and died there, and pay tribute to their great courage and sacrifice.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 10, 2017
  • Joint Statement by Canada and the Socialist Republic of Vietnam on the establishment of a comprehensive partnership
    Canada and Vietnam have decided to enhance their cooperation and friendship towards a comprehensive, substantive, effective, stable and sustainable relationship both bilaterally, regionally and internationally, to meet their interests and to contribute to maintaining peace, stability, cooperation and development in the Asia Pacific and the world, based on respect for the Charter of the United Nations, basic principles of international law, and their respective national law.
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    Hanoi, Vietnam - November 8, 2017
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the shooting in Texas
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau issued the following statement on the shooting in Texas
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 5, 2017
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on the anniversary of the birth of Guru Nanak Dev Ji
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, issued today the following statement to mark the anniversary of the birth of Guru Nanak Dev Ji:“On this day, we join Sikh communities in Canada and around the world to celebrate the birth of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, founder of Sikhism.“Guru Nanak Dev Ji fought against discrimination and prejudice, and preached a message of ‘equality for all,’ regardless of religion, background, or gender.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 4, 2017
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on meeting with Modern Treaty and Self-Governing First Nations
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement after meeting with Modern Treaty and Self-Governing First Nations:“Today, I had the honour of meeting with the Modern Treaty and Self-Governing First Nations to celebrate and reinforce our unique and enduring relationship.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 1, 2017
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on terrorist attack in New York City
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement regarding the terrorist attack in New York City:“I am deeply grieved to hear of today’s terrorist attack in New York City. Canadians join me in offering our sincere condolences to those mourning the loss of family members and friends. We also send our wishes for a full recovery to those who were injured.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - October 31, 2017
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on United Nations Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on United Nations Day:“Never before has the world been so interconnected. As more and more people are connected, so are the challenges we face. Challenges, such as climate change, do not recognize borders. They threaten all of our futures, no matter where we call home.“Since its inception, the United Nations (UN) has played an invaluable role in bringing the international community together to face these challenges, promote peace and human rights, and drive social progress around the world.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - October 24, 2017
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on the Japanese general election
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the Japanese general election:“On behalf of the Government of Canada, I congratulate Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on his victory in yesterday’s general election in Japan.“Canada and Japan are close partners with deep ties and shared values. We are both dynamic, prosperous democracies with citizens eager to thrive in the global economy.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - October 23, 2017
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the bicentennial of Baha’u’llah’s birth
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement to mark the 200th anniversary of the birth of Baha’u’llah:“Today, we join the Bahá’í community in Canada and around the world to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the birth of Baha’u’llah, the prophet and founder of the Bahá’í faith.“Baha’u’llah’s teachings aim to inspire respect, as well as to promote diversity and inclusion, gender equality, and education for all – values that we hold dear as a country.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - October 22, 2017
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on the anniversary of the attack at the National War Memorial and Parliament Hill in Ottawa
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the three-year anniversary of the attack at the National War Memorial and Parliament Hill:“Three years ago today, a senseless attack at the National War Memorial and Parliament Hill in Ottawa claimed the life of ceremonial honour guard Corporal Nathan Cirillo and injured several others.  
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    Ottawa, Ontario - October 22, 2017