Trudeau Delivers Address After Wife Tests Positive for COVID-19, House Suspends

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Trudeau Delivers Address After Wife Tests Positive for COVID-19, House Suspends

In an address from his home in Ottawa, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau comments on the ongoing impact of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. Trudeau has entered a 14-day period of isolation following confirmation that his wife, Sophie Grégoire Trudeau, has tested positive for the virus. The prime minister is not showing any symptoms but will remain in self-isolation as a precautionary measure. The House of Commons has suspended until April 20.(March 13, 2020)