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US, Canada end loophole that let asylum-seekers cross border

Mar. 24, 2023 20:55 PM EDT

ST. JOHNSBURY, Vermont (AP) — U.S. President Joe Biden and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday announced a plan to close a loophole to an immigration agreement that has allowed thousands of asylum-seeking immigrants to move between the two countries along a back road linking New York...

Biden, Trudeau say 'inseparable' nations won't fail Ukraine

Mar. 24, 2023 20:17 PM EDT

OTTAWA, ONTARIO (AP) — President Joe Biden and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday celebrated the close, “inseparable” U.S.-Canada relationship and vowed that the two nations remain committed to defending Ukraine as it tries to repel a Russian invasion that has no end in sight. ...

Biden's Canada agenda stacked: NORAD, migration deals likely

Mar. 23, 2023 20:49 PM EDT

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — President Joe Biden arrived in Canada on Thursday for talks with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on several of the world's most difficult challenges: the war in Ukraine, climate change, trade, mass migration and an increasingly assertive China. Two important...

Canada lawmaker quits Trudeau's party amid China allegations

Mar. 23, 2023 04:01 AM EDT

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — A lawmaker said late Wednesday that he is stepping down from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s Liberal party after a media report raised questions about his dealings with China, a claim that comes amid an investigation into allegations of Chinese meddling in Canada's...

Teen allegedly shoots mom, kills 2 officers in west Canada

Mar. 16, 2023 21:08 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — A 16-year-old wounded his mother with a firearm and then killed two police officers before taking his own life in western Canada early Thursday, officials told The Associated Press. A police official and a senior government official said the male suspect shot and...

UN warns gangs consuming Haiti despite help for police

Mar. 15, 2023 18:08 PM EDT

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The U.N.’s special envoy to Haiti warned Wednesday that the ongoing training and resources the international community is providing to Haiti’s national police force is not enough to fight increasingly violent gangs. Helen La Lime, head of the U.N.'s...

Trudeau names ex-governor general to examine China meddling

Mar. 15, 2023 17:56 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau named a former governor general Wednesday as a special investigator to look into allegations of Chinese interference in Canada’s last two elections. Trudeau announced Wednesday that David Johnston will take the role of special...

Biden to visit Canada this month to discuss defense, trade

Mar. 09, 2023 18:04 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden will visit Canada later this month, the White House announced on Thursday, where he'll address the country's parliament and meet with Canadian Prime Minster Justin Trudeau. A key point on the agenda will be modernizing the North American...

Canada to examine if China interfered in its 2021 elections

Mar. 07, 2023 01:54 AM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Monday he will appoint a special investigator to decide whether there should be a public inquiry into reports of Chinese interference in Canada's elections. Trudeau also is having a Parliament national security committee examine...

TikTok banned on all Canadian government mobile devices

Feb. 27, 2023 18:45 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Canada announced Monday it is banning TikTok from all government-issued mobile devices, reflecting widening worries from Western officials over the Chinese-owned video sharing app. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said it might be a first step to further action or that...