Coronavirus: Trudeau, federal ministers and Canadian health officials make announcement | LIVE

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is expected to make an announcement alongside Innovation, Science and Industry Minister Navdeep Bains and Intergovernmental Affairs Minister Dominic LeBlanc on Friday. He will also be joined by chief public health officer Dr. Theresa Tam and deputy chief public health officer Dr. Howard Njoo. Dr.Tam has made a recommendation for Canadians to wear a three-layer non-medical mask going forward, a recommendation made by the World Health Organization in June. Canada reported 3,116 newly confirmed cases of the coronavirus on Thursday, pushing its total COVID-19 infections past the grim milestone of 250,000. For more information: Subscribe to Global News Channel HERE: Like Global News on Facebook HERE: Follow Global News on Twitter HERE: Follow Global News on Instagram HERE: #COVDI-19 #GlobalNews #Coronavirus #cdnpoli

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