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# justin-trudeau - Saturday 6 June, 2020

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.”

# justin-trudeau - Wednesday 3 June, 2020

Lengthy pause from Trudeau as he's asked about use of tear gas on US protesters Canada This post contains videos

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.

# justin-trudeau - Friday 13 March, 2020

Sophie Trudeau, wife of Canadian Prime Minister, tests positive for Covid-19

The couple is to self-isolate for the next 14 days.

# justin-trudeau - Friday 17 January, 2020

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

# justin-trudeau - Friday 10 January, 2020

Ukraine seeks evidence as video appears to show missile hitting downed airliner over Iran Plane Crash This post contains videos

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 - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Justin Trudeau narrowly wins Canadian election

The prime minister will likely lead a minority government.

# justin-trudeau - Monday 21 October, 2019

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.

# justin-trudeau - Thursday 17 October, 2019

'Thanks my friend': Barack Obama endorses Justin Trudeau in unprecedented move

Obama tweeted yesterday that he was proud to work with Trudeau.

# justin-trudeau - Friday 20 September, 2019

Canada PM Justin Trudeau can't say how many times he wore blackface

“I am wary of being definitive,” he told reporters yesterday.

# justin-trudeau - Thursday 19 September, 2019

New video emerges of Justin Trudeau wearing brownface makeup Canadian Pm This post contains videos

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 - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

Justin Trudeau announces general election for Canada this October

Parliament was dissolved today.

# justin-trudeau - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Poll: Should Ireland ban all single-use plastics by 2021? Your Say This post contains a poll

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.”

# justin-trudeau - Monday 10 June, 2019

Canada is planning to ban single-use plastics as early as 2021

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made the announcement today.

# justin-trudeau - Friday 3 May, 2019

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.

# justin-trudeau - Thursday 7 March, 2019

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.

# justin-trudeau - Monday 4 March, 2019

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.

# justin-trudeau - Friday 1 March, 2019

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 - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

Justin Trudeau's longtime advisor has quit amid allegations he interfered in a criminal prosecution

Gerry Butts has “categorically” denied the accusations.

# justin-trudeau - Monday 14 January, 2019

China-Canada row deepens as Beijing sentences Canadian drug trafficker to death Diplomatic Rift This post contains videos

China-Canada row deepens as Beijing sentences Canadian drug trafficker to death

Robert Lloyd Schellenberg declared his innocence throughout a retrial.

# justin-trudeau - Friday 11 January, 2019

Saudi teen fleeing family granted asylum in Canada

Mohammed al-Qunun was already en route to Toronto today when Justin Trudeau made the announcement.

# justin-trudeau - Friday 7 December, 2018

'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.

# justin-trudeau - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Canadian MPs vote to legalise cannabis for recreational use

Legalising weed was a 2015 campaign promise of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

# justin-trudeau - Monday 11 June, 2018

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.

# justin-trudeau - Sunday 10 June, 2018

'Very dishonest & weak': Trump lashes out at Trudeau following G7 summit

The summit descended into farce and a renewed threat of global trade war.

# justin-trudeau - Friday 8 June, 2018

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.

# justin-trudeau - Monday 12 February, 2018

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”.

# justin-trudeau - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

Justin Trudeau apologises for telling woman to say 'peoplekind', not 'mankind'

Trudeau had interrupted a woman who was making a speech at a town hall event to make the ‘correction’.

# justin-trudeau - Saturday 23 December, 2017

Trump and Prince Charles got the most expensive gifts from the Taoiseach this year

Justin Trudeau got socks from Leo Varadkar (of course), among other presents.

# justin-trudeau - Thursday 19 October, 2017

Tears from Trudeau and flags at half-mast as Canadian singer Gord Downie dies

“We are less as a country without Gord Downie in it.”

# justin-trudeau - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

DUP not one bit happy with US decision that could cost Northern Ireland thousands of jobs

The US is hitting aircraft constructors Bombardier with massive tariffs after rival firm Boeing alleged it sold jets to Delta Airlines at below-cost prices.

# justin-trudeau - Monday 21 August, 2017

Varadkar's 'global footprint' plan aims to double Irish investment, trade and tourism by 2025

The Taoiseach is on a three-day visit to Canada.

# justin-trudeau - Sunday 20 August, 2017

Varadkar marches in Montreal Pride Parade alongside Justin Trudeau

The Taoiseach is on a three-day visit to Canada.

# justin-trudeau - Monday 14 August, 2017

Canadian pastor returns home after being released from labour camp in North Korea

He was released after Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s national security advisor, Daniel Jean visited Pyongyang.

# justin-trudeau - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

From The Daily Edge The international media have crowned Leo Varadkar as the new 'king' of the sock game Giving It Socks

Socks, drums and GAA: Government goes 'Full Riverdance' for Trudeau visit

Varadkar was keen to roll out the red carpet (and the themed legwear) for his VIP guest today.

'It's the smart thing to do': Canadian PM gives Varadkar advice on gender balance

The Canadian PM has a gender-balanced Cabinet. Varadkar was criticised for not promoting more women.

Leo Varadkar wore a pair of novelty maple leaf socks when meeting Justin Trudeau

He might have been having a dig at the Canadian PM, who is partial to novelty socks himself.

# justin-trudeau - Monday 3 July, 2017

Why is Leo Varadkar so keen to roll out the red carpet for Justin Trudeau?

Canada’s centrist prime minister jets in this evening, and will be here until Wednesday morning.

# justin-trudeau - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to visit Ireland next week

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will visit the Taoiseach on Tuesday.

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