Federal immigration minister on immigration targets and COVID-19 travel concerns

Federal immigration minister on immigration targets and COVID-19 travel concerns



Immigration Minister Marco Mendicino holds a news conference on Parliament Hill following the tabling of the government’s new immigration levels plan for 2020-2022. He is joined Soraya Martinez Ferrada, his parliamentary secretary. The minister faces questions about the implications for Canada of President Donald J. Trump’s announcement that the United States will temporarily ban most travellers from Europe due to fears about the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus).