MSN - CP National http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/2e857db14f6a4d9ca04db283860d4731 MSN - CP National Copyright © 2010-2018 The Canadian Press. All rights reserved. http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Mon, 27 Sep 2021 06:36:25 +0000 Ottawa ready to deploy health workers, military and Red Cross to Manitoba http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/2e857db14f6a4d9ca04db283860d4731/n_COVID-Cda20210525T1450 Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the federal government is looking at deploying medical staff through the Canadian Red Cross and the Canadian Armed Forces in Manitoba as COVID-19 cases surge in the province. Winnipeg Liberal MP Jim Carr, who is cabinet's special representative to the Prairies, says Ottawa is responding to requests for assistance from Manitoba, where the province’s health-care system is reaching its limit. n_COVID-Cda20210525T1450 Tue, 25 May 2021 18:50:00 +0000 Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the federal government is looking at deploying medical staff through the Canadian Red Cross and the Canadian Armed Forces in Manitoba as COVID-19 cases surge in the province. Winnipeg Liberal MP Jim Carr, who is cabinet's special representative to the Prairies, says Ottawa is responding to requests for assistance from Manitoba, where the province’s health-care system is reaching its limit. SOUNDBITE1: Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister. SOUNDBITE2: Jim Carr, Winnipeg MP, cabinet’s special representative for the Prairies. PLACELINE: Ottawa. CREDIT: The Canadian Press. LANGUAGE: English. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the federal government is looking at deploying medical staff through the Canadian Red Cross and the Canadian Armed Forces in Manitoba as COVID-19 cases surge in the province. Winnipeg Liberal MP Jim Carr, who is cabinet's special representative to the Prairies, says Ottawa is responding to requests for assistance from Manitoba, where the province’s health-care system is reaching its limit. Ottawa ready to deploy health workers, military and Red Cross to Manitoba