Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced the extension of the suspension of receiving flights from the United Kingdom until January 6.
Trudeau said in a tweet via Twitter: To prevent the spread of the new strain of Coronavirus in Canada, we have decided to extend the suspension of receiving passenger flights from the United Kingdom for a period of two weeks until January 6.
He added, “We will continue to monitor the situation and do everything necessary to preserve the safety of the citizens.”
Update: To prevent the new variant of COVID-19 from spreading in Canada, we’re extending the temporary suspension of passenger flights from the UK for another two weeks, until January 6th. We’ll continue to monitor the situation and do whatever it takes to keep you safe.
– Justin Trudeau (@JustinTrudeau) December 23, 2020
According to the World Meter website, which specializes in following up on developments in the Corona pandemic, the total number of injuries in Canada reached 526534, and the deaths 14,558.
Source: RT + “World Meter”