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WATCH LIVE | PM to unveil new roster of ministers in sizable shakeup

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will soon be unveiling who he's selected to be a part of his second minority Liberal cabinet, in what sources have told CTV News will include new faces in several key positions. The swearing-in ceremony is taking place at Rideau Hall, and already ministers, ministers-designate, and their guests have begun arriving.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau holds a press conference at Rideau Hall in Ottawa on Sunday, Aug 15, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

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WATCH LIVE | PM to unveil new roster of ministers in sizable shakeup

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will soon be unveiling who he's selected to be a part of his second minority Liberal cabinet, in what sources have told CTV News will include new faces in several key positions. The swearing-in ceremony is taking place at Rideau Hall, and already ministers, ministers-designate, and their guests have begun arriving.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau holds a press conference at Rideau Hall in Ottawa on Sunday, Aug 15, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Former PM Chretien called out over comments on residential schools

Former prime minister Jean Chretien is being called out over his recent comments on residential schools, after stating he was not aware of any abuses happening in these institutions while he was minister of then-Indian affairs. In the CTV interview, Chretien was asked whether he takes some responsibility or would apologize for his role in Canada's residential school legacy. 'We were not informed of any abuse at that time,' he said.