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Ottawa parents pull children out of daycare after outbreaks

Ottawa parents pull children out of daycare after outbreaks

Some parents in Ottawa have decided not to send their children to daycare amid rising cases of COVID-19 cases and a rash of outbreaks at child-care facilities over the past week.Stella Yuen with her daughter Kayden, son Maxwell and husband Jeff. Yuen says she hopes to send her children to school and daycare in the fall.…

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Ottawa faces criticism for sending 16 tonnes of personal protective equipment to China in February

Ottawa faces criticism for sending 16 tonnes of personal protective equipment to China in February

The department led by Minister of Foreign Affairs François-Philippe Champagne, seen here on Jan. 11, 2020, announced that since Feb. 4, 'Canada has deployed approximately 16 tonnes of personal protective equipment, such as clothing, face shields, masks, goggles and gloves' to China. DAVE CHAN/AFP/Getty Images Canada’s department of Global Affairs shipped 16 tonnes of personal…

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