Tag: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, left, and US President Donald Trump discussed ongoing negotiations to revamp the North American Free Trade Agreement

Trump to Trudeau: ‘Fair Deal’ or ‘No Deal’ on NAFTA

President Donald Trump spoke with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Thursday, the day that the United States announced tariffs on Canada and told Trudeau that there would be a “fair deal” or “no deal at all” on NAFTA.

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Trudeau Cries During Apology to ‘LGBTQ2’ People on Behalf of Canada

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau cried during a formal apology to “LGBTQ2” people on behalf of Canada on Tuesday. https://www.youtube.com/watch?89=&v=KYhdgi8J8bc Trudeau apologized on behalf of Canada for its persecution of LGBT people during the Cold War. “The number one job

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Donald Trump: Killing NAFTA Would Be ‘Shock to the System’

President Donald Trump discussed his decision to renegotiate NAFTA, admitting that terminating the trade deal would cause too much economic chaos. “I decided rather than terminating NAFTA, which would be a pretty big, you know, shock to the system, we will

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NAFTA Safe for Now: Trump Calls Trudeau and Peña Nieto to Renegotiate

President Donald Trump spoke with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Peña Nieto in separate telephone conversations Wednesday, downplaying reports he was close to issuing an executive order withdrawing the United States from the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

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Canada: ‘A Launching Point for Illegal Entry Into U.S.A.’

On December 1 of this year, the Canadian government will lift the visa requirement for Mexican visitors. Immigration experts are concerned that “Canada will now become even more of a launching point for illegal entry into the United States.”

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Canada’s Trudeau Defends Assisted Suicide Bill As Deadline Nears

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (Reuters) – A bill legalizing medically-assisted suicide in Canada strikes the right balance between defending fundamental freedoms and protecting against abuses, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Saturday, predicting confusion if it is not approved.

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Reports of Migrant Domestic Abuse Every Week

An agency for migrants in Canada reports that they face a new case of domestic violence every week. Zena Al Hamdan, a programme manager at the Arab Community Centre in the Canadian capital of Ottawa, says the “trauma of migration” has

A young girl sits on a cot at a makeshift evacuee center in Lac la Biche, Alberta after fleeing forest fires north of Fort McMurray

Refugees From Syria Among Thousands Who Fled Canadian Fire

The New York Times reports: EDMONTON, Alberta — As evacuees from the Fort McMurray wildfire arrive at shelters, hotels and homes of friends here, many say they now have a taste of what a wave of refugees experienced in Syria before they made it to Canada a few months ago.