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# Justin Trudeau

This year
Justin Trudeau offers 'unreserved' apology for ex-Nazi's invitation to Canadian parliament
The Canadian leader was referring to an embarrassing incident that marred a visit by Zelenskyy last week.
India suspends visa services in Canada as rift widens over killing of Sikh Canadian citizen
India’s National Investigation Agency said yesterday that it has intensified its crackdown on Sikh insurgents operating in India.
Debunked: The Canadian government hasn't banned the British outlet GB News
Meta has been blocking all news content in Canada in response to a proposed new law.
Canadian PM Justin Trudeau and wife Sophie announce separation after 18 years
In a post on Instagram, Justin Trudeau said ‘that after many meaningful and difficult conversations, we have made the decision to separate’.
US warplane shoots down unknown object flying over Canada
The North American Aerospace Defence Command said it had detected an object flying at high altitude over Canada.
Last year
FactCheck: Iranian protesters have been arrested & killed, but 15,000 aren't sentenced to death
Justin Trudeau helped spread the claim, but later deleted his tweet.
More than 100 arrested as Canadian police crack down on Ottawa trucker protest
The demonstrations have drawn right-wing extremists and veterans, some of them armed.
Police move in to clear anti-vaccine convoy protesters from key border bridge in Canada
The days-long blockade of the Ambassador Bridge has paralysed a key North American trade route.
All time
Canada's Trudeau to visit indigenous children's graves
The remains of more than 200 children were uncovered at the British Columbia school in May.
Justin Trudeau hit by small stones thrown by protesters
The Canadian Prime Minister has faced pushback over his response to the Covid-19 pandemic.
UK and Canada agree post-Brexit trade can continue under same terms as EU deal
Business groups welcomed the announcement but warned that firms face a ‘cliff edge’ without deals with the EU and other nations.
Trudeau denies interference in Canadian government contract awarded to charity with family ties
It is the third ethics probe the Canadian prime minister has faced.
Man who crashed lorry on grounds of Justin Trudeau’s home had several weapons, police say
Police, who said he is facing multiple charges, believe he was acting alone.
Justin Trudeau takes a knee with Black Lives Matter protesters in Canada
“These are not just black Canadians. It’s everyone who’s saying black lives matter.”
Lengthy pause from Trudeau as he's asked about use of tear gas on US protesters
Trudeau has been careful in the past not to criticise his counterpart as Canada relies on the US for 75% of exports.
Sophie Trudeau, wife of Canadian Prime Minister, tests positive for Covid-19
The couple is to self-isolate for the next 14 days.
Canada will provide money to families of those in plane shot down by Iran
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said the families will each receive 25,000 Canadian dollars
Ukraine seeks evidence as video appears to show missile hitting downed airliner over Iran
American, British and Canadian officials say intelligence sources indicate that Iran shot down the plane.
Justin Trudeau narrowly wins Canadian election
The prime minister will likely lead a minority government.
Trudeau on the brink as Canada goes to the polls in tight election
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau risks losing his majority in what’s expected to be one of Canada’s closest elections ever.
'Thanks my friend': Barack Obama endorses Justin Trudeau in unprecedented move
Obama tweeted yesterday that he was proud to work with Trudeau.
Canada PM Justin Trudeau can't say how many times he wore blackface
“I am wary of being definitive,” he told reporters yesterday.
New video emerges of Justin Trudeau wearing brownface makeup
The controversy has come as a blow to the Canadian prime minister’s re-election campaign ahead of next month’s election.
Justin Trudeau announces general election for Canada this October
Parliament was dissolved today.
Poll: Should Ireland ban all single-use plastics by 2021?
The Canadian Prime Minister has promised to ban single-use plastics “where supported by scientific evidence and warranted.”
Canada is planning to ban single-use plastics as early as 2021
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made the announcement today.
First-time cannabis users on the rise in Canada since legalisation
Those most likely to give it a go for the first time were men aged 45 to 64.
Unapologetic Trudeau denies interfering in prosecution of Canadian engineering firm
Facing calls to resign, Trudeau addressed the allegations at a news conference today in Ottawa.
Top Canadian minister quits Justin Trudeau's crisis-laden cabinet
The Canadian Prime Minister has been accused of pressuring his former Attorney General not to prosecute a major engineering firm.
Explainer: Canadian PM Justin Trudeau is facing a political scandal ... what's it all about?
It centres around claims that a former attorney general was inappropriately pressured to prevent a prosecution.
Justin Trudeau's longtime advisor has quit amid allegations he interfered in a criminal prosecution
Gerry Butts has “categorically” denied the accusations.
China-Canada row deepens as Beijing sentences Canadian drug trafficker to death
Robert Lloyd Schellenberg declared his innocence throughout a retrial.
Saudi teen fleeing family granted asylum in Canada
Mohammed al-Qunun was already en route to Toronto today when Justin Trudeau made the announcement.
'We have an independent judiciary': Justin Trudeau defends arrest of Chinese executive at request of US
Meng Wanzhou was arrested last week as she changed flights in Vancouver.
Canadian MPs vote to legalise cannabis for recreational use
Legalising weed was a 2015 campaign promise of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
FactCheck: Did Justin Trudeau's eyebrow fall off during a press conference?
Footage online appears to show the Canadian Prime Minister’s eyebrow falling off at a live press conference.
Trump continues Twitter attack on US allies following G7 summit: 'Justin acts hurt when called out!'
US president Donald Trump has continued his strong criticism of US allies.
'Very dishonest & weak': Trump lashes out at Trudeau following G7 summit
The summit descended into farce and a renewed threat of global trade war.
Donald Trump fights with 'indignant' Trudeau and Macron on Twitter before meeting G7 leaders
It’s another tense meeting of world leaders today after Trump enforced tariffs that could spark a trade war.
11 months on from near-death experience, Canadian hails Winter Olympics 'miracle'
The country’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has hailed Mark McMorris’s “tenacity”.