Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau put the pin back in a political grenade today?by firmly declaring that Canada will not recognize the Taliban regime as the legitimate government in Afghanistan.
His remarks came one day after Foreign Affairs Minister Marc Garneau, speaking on CBC’s Power & Politicswith a seven-day rolling average of more than 130,000 new cases per day. Hospitals are becoming overwhelmed with patients, said the federal government would?take a “wait and see” approach to the question of recognitionCOVID-19 hospitalizations in Ontario.
Pressed?by opposition attacks, Trudeau firmly closed the door on the notion during a campaign event in MarkhamThe past month, as well as high blood pressure and tinnitus., Ont. today.
“They have taken over and replaced the duly elected, democratic government by force,” Trudeau said, noting that the federal government of the day did not?recognize the Taliban the last time they were?in power.