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The NWMO congratulates Switzerland’s Nagra on selecting a site for a repository for used nuclear fuel

The Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO) congratulates our Swiss counterpart for selecting a site for its country’s deep geological repository. The National Cooperative for the Disposal of Radioactive Waste (Nagra) announced Switzerland’s used nuclear fuel will be stored at Nördlich Lägern, which is located north of Zurich.   This milestone is the latest in a year of significant international momentum ...

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Statement by Ian Brodie, Chair of the Conservative Party of Canada Leadership Election Organizing Committee

Statement by Ian Brodie, Chair of the Conservative Party of Canada Leadership Election Organizing Committee, following the tragic passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the Queen of Canada: “The sad news of the death of Her Majesty The Queen obviously means that Conservative Party of Canada’s Leadership Election Organizing Committee is considering an appropriate, respectful way to announce the ...

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Déclaration d’Ian Brodie, président du Comité organisateur de l’élection du chef du Parti conservateur du Canada

Déclaration d’Ian Brodie, président du Comité organisateur de l’élection du chef du Parti conservateur du Canada, à la suite du décès tragique de Sa Majesté la reine Élisabeth II du Canada : « La triste nouvelle du décès de Sa Majesté la reine Élisabeth II signifie évidemment que le Comité organisateur de l’élection du chef du Parti conservateur du Canada ...

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Statement by the Prime Minister on the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II: “It is with the heaviest of hearts that we learned of the passing of Canada’s longest-reigning Sovereign, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. For most Canadians, we have known no other Sovereign. Queen Elizabeth II was a constant presence in our lives. Time and ...

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Statement by the Prime Minister on the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Le premier ministre Justin Trudeau a fait aujourd’hui la déclaration suivante concernant le décès de Sa Majesté la reine Elizabeth II : « C’est avec le cœur lourd que nous avons appris le décès de Sa Majesté la reine Elizabeth II, la souveraine qui a régné le plus longtemps sur le Canada. La plupart des Canadiens n’ont connu aucune autre souveraine. La reine Elizabeth ...

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Statement by Ministers Miller, Hajdu and Vandal at the conclusion of Pope Francis’ visit to Canada

The Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown−Indigenous Relations; the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Indigenous Services and Minister responsible for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Northern Ontario; and, the Honourable Daniel Vandal, Minister of Northern Affairs, Minister responsible for Prairies Economic Development Canada and Minister responsible for the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency, issued the following statement today: “As Pope ...

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Déclaration par les ministres Hajdu, Miller et Vandal au sujet de la conclusion de la visite papale au Canada

L ‘honorable Marc Miller, ministre des Relations Couronne-Autochtones, l’honorable Patty Hajdu, ministre des Services aux Autochtones et ministre responsable de l’Agence fédérale de développement économique pour le Nord de l’Ontario, et l’honorable Daniel Vandal, ministre des Affaires du Nord, ministre responsable de Développement économique Canada pour les Prairies et ministre responsable de l’Agence canadienne de développement économique du Nord, ont ...

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Pope Francis’ speech and apology

Madam Governor General, Mr. Prime Minister, Dear Indigenous peoples of Maskwacis and of this land of Canada, Dear brothers and sisters! I have been waiting to come here and be with you! Here, from this place associated with painful memories, I would like to begin what I consider a penitential pilgrimage. I have come to your native lands to tell ...

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Statement by Minister Alghabra on the resignation of VIA Rail Canada’s President and CEO, Cynthia Garneau

The Minister of Transport, the Honourable Omar Alghabra, issued today this statement on the resignation of VIA Rail Canada’s President and Chief Executive Officer: “As Minister responsible for VIA Rail Canada Inc. (VIA), I have accepted Cynthia Garneau’s resignation from the position of President and Chief Executive Officer of VIA, effective May 20, 2022. “I would like to thank Ms. ...

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Ferrero Canada recalls 10 Kinder-brand Products

Ferrero Canada Ltd. is recalling 10 Kinder-brand products due to a risk of possible salmonella contamination. No illnesses have yet been reported in Canada relating to the consumption of the recalled products. If you have purchased any of the products below that meet the guidelines, you should discard them or return them where purchased. Kinder Schoko-Bons 200 g 0 62020 ...

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Prime Minister concludes successful visit to Belgium and announces additional support for Ukraine

March 24, 2022 Brussels, Belgium The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today successfully concluded his trip to Brussels, Belgium. The Prime Minister addressed the European Parliament, and participated in an extraordinary North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Summit and a G7 Heads of State and Government Meeting. To further build on Canada‘s coordinated response to Russia’s illegal, unprovoked, and unjustifiable aggression against ...

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G7 Leaders’ Statement

March 24, 2022 Brussels, Belgium We, the Leaders of the G7, met today in Brussels at the invitation of the German G7 Presidency, to further strengthen our cooperation in light of Russia’s unjustifiable, unprovoked and illegal aggression and President Putin’s war of choice against independent and sovereign Ukraine. We will stand with the government and people of Ukraine. We are ...

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Déclaration des dirigeants du G7

Le 24 mars 2022 Bruxelles (Belgique) Nous, dirigeants du G7, nous sommes réunis aujourd’hui à Bruxelles à l’invitation de l’Allemagne, présidente du G7, pour renforcer davantage notre coopération face à l’agression injustifiable, non provoquée et illégale de la Russie et à la guerre que le président Poutine a choisi de mener contre l’Ukraine, une nation indépendante et souveraine. Nous resterons ...

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy

March 22, 2022 Ottawa, Ontario Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke with the President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelenskyy. The call took place in advance of several high-level meetings in Europe later this week, including with the European Union, NATO and G7 leaders, which are set to build on Canada’s coordinated response to Russia’s illegal and unjustifiable invasion of Ukraine. The ...

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