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February 22, 2020

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Trudeau changes tone, says rail barricades ‘must now come down’
Trudeau changes tone, says rail barricades ‘must now come down’

Bill Curry and Kate McCullough

Justin Trudeau adopted a sharp shift in tone Friday, calling for an immediate end to rail blockades and expressing frustration that Indigenous protesters have refused to meet with his government to resolve the crisis as it heads into a third week.

The Prime Minister said the patience of Canadians is wearing thin and the continuing rail disruptions are damaging the Canadian economy.

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