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Justin Trudeau and wife Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau are expecting their third child in March in addition to Xavier, 6, and Ella-Grace, 4. (Peter Power/The Globe and Mail)
Justin Trudeau and wife Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau are expecting their third child in March in addition to Xavier, 6, and Ella-Grace, 4. (Peter Power/The Globe and Mail)

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Justin Trudeau is about to become a father — again.

The federal Liberal leader and his wife, Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau, are expecting their third child.

The couple already have two youngsters: Xavier, 6, and Ella-Grace, 4.

The new baby is due in March.

Trudeau spokeswoman Mylene Dupere says the leader’s staff was told the happy news on Monday.

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Trudeau, meanwhile, has taken to Twitter to let the rest of the world in on the big news.

“Thrilled to let you know we’re going to need another seat in our canoe: Sophie is pregnant!” he tweeted, posting a photo of the couple and their two kids paddling a canoe.

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