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Chinese balloon shot down: Canada supports US decision

2023-02-04T22:54:50.756Z


Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Saturday (February 4th) expressed his country's support for the American decision "to bring down the...


Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Saturday (February 4th) expressed his country's support for the US decision "

to shoot down China's high-altitude surveillance balloon

that violated US and Canadian airspace and international law

".

Canada supports this action.

Together, and with @NORADCommand, we will continue to protect and defend ourselves

,” Justin Trudeau said in a tweet.

Canadian Defense Minister Anita Anand said in a statement that she and Justin Trudeau were "

briefed about today's operation by the National Security and Intelligence Advisor and the Head of State -major of defense.

»

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Canada has “

worked closely with its American counterparts on the decision and fully supports the measures taken

,” she added, “

thanking the United States for its close collaboration

”.

The binational organization of the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) carried out the follow-up and analysis of the trajectory and actions of the surveillance balloon at high altitude

”, further indicated the Minister.

The balloon had flown over Canada before entering United States airspace.

Source: lefigaro

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