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Canadians stuck in Nepal left wondering how to return home during coronavirus pandemic – National

Canadians stuck in Nepal left wondering how to return home during coronavirus pandemic - National

Canadians stranded in Nepal during the novel coronavirus pandemic have launched a petition to press the federal government for flights home. “We appeal to the Canadian government to urgently help repatriate the many citizens currently stranded in Nepal,” the Change.org petition says. As of Monday, it had garnered more than …

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Stranded in South America as COVID-19 spreads, Canadian travellers anxiously await rescue

Stranded in South America as COVID-19 spreads, Canadian travellers anxiously await rescue

Despite government efforts to bring them home, some Canadian travellers stranded by the COVID-19 pandemic say they are not optimistic about returning home soon. On Monday, Foreign Affairs Minister François-Philippe Champagne tweeted that the Canadian government had “secured authorizations for @AirCanada to operate 3 flights this week” from Peru.  READ …

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Coronavirus: Air Canada to fly Canadians home from Morocco Saturday – National

Coronavirus: Air Canada to fly Canadians home from Morocco Saturday - National

Air Canada announced Friday it will operate a special flight out of Morocco on Saturday to bring Canadians back home as international borders shut down over the coronavirus pandemic. The airline said it will employ a wide-body aircraft with 450 seats for the flight from the North African city of …

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