Ministers Provide Update on Armed Forces’ COVID-19 Response – May 7, 2020

COVID-19: Canada Responds

Ministers Provide Update on Armed Forces’ COVID-19 Response – May 7, 2020

In a news conference on Parliament Hill, Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan and government House leader Pablo Rodriguez provide an update on the role of the Canadian Armed Forces during the COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic. They are joined by General Jonathan Vance, Canada’s chief of defence staff. Minister Sajjan and General Vance also respond to questions from reporters about the investigation into the April 29, 2020, crash of a Canadian Armed Forces CH-148 Cyclone helicopter during a NATO training exercise off the coast of Greece.