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Morning Brief: GG heads to Berlin, PM heads to Tk’emlúps – iPolitics

Oct 18, 2021

Good Monday morning,

— GG makes first foreign visit: Gov. Gen. Mary May Simon arrived in Berlin yesterday, where she began her first foreign visit on behalf of Canada. She is making a four-date state visit, in which she’ll meet outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel and represent Canada at the 2021 Frankfurt Book Fair. It comes a week after the governor general’s first formal public appearance — at a homeless shelter in Ottawa.

— Kady O’Malley looks ahead to the rest of the day in politics with iPolitics AM: “In a move that even his staunchest defenders would likely concede should have taken place in conjunction with Canada’s first-ever National Day for Truth and Reconciliation last month, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is heading to Kamloops, B.C. to meet with the chief and council of Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc, as well as residential school survivors and other members of the community.”

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