There is real hope that Canada as Canadians knew it - its values, attitudes and priorities - may return once again to the federal government's agenda, with diplomacy, accommodation, and multilateralism at the forefront.
(reporting: J Bell and M Bell)
Trudeau and the new cabinet arrived on the grounds in a bus.Trudeau’s cabinet with 15/15 gender equality includes two aboriginal members of parliament, two persons with disabilities, and three Sikh politicians. (The Guardian)
New PM unveils cabinet that looks 'like Canada' (Al Jazeera)
|Sajjan will oversee an anticipated change in Canada's military involvement in the conflicts|
But the new faces are not just limited in Canada's cabinet. The new parliament, which is expected to return in early December, will include 10 Muslim Canadians - the most ever - as well as 10 First Nation Canadians, also a first.