Political leaders participate in Remembrance Day ceremonies across Canada

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Governor General Mary Simon is set to celebrate her first Remembrance Day as Vice-Royal Representative by heading to the National War Memorial for the traditional mid-morning ceremony, where she will pay her respects alongside her husband, of the Pentecostal, and this year’s National Silver Cross Mother, José Simard, whose daughter, Corporal Karine Blais, was killed while serving in Afghanistan in 2009. (11 AM)

Also expected to participate in the annual tax: New installed Defense Minister Anita Anand, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his wife, Sophie Grégoire Trudeau, And Veterans Affairs Minister Lawrence MacAulay.

Later this afternoon, Trudeau will make a virtual appearance at the Paris Peace Forum, where, according to the program, has booked for an evening session on “technology and digital divide”, with French President Emmanuel Macron and United States Vice President Kamala Harris Other The President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen. (18:00)

Outside the capital, Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland will attend a remembrance ceremony at Queen’s Park. (10:45).

Long last, The new democratic leader Jagmeet Singh “remember the sacrifices of Canadian veterans” during an afternoon ceremony at his home in Burnaby, BC (6:30 pm)

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