Trudeau Gov’t Acknowledges Inviting Ukrainian Nazi to Zelensky Event

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has been accused of lying to the public over his government’s claim that it did not know a Ukrainian man who fought for the Nazis had been invited to parliament. It’s now clear that Prime Minister Trudeau’s office didn’t just know. Waffen-SS soldiers were scheduled to attend, but had also been invited to other events on the same day.

In the wake of one of the biggest political scandals in modern Canadian history, Prime Minister Trudeau and his government claimed they were unaware of the plan to bring Hunka to parliament and sought to place all responsibility on ousted Speaker of the House Anthony. . Rota. Prime Minister Trudeau, cabinet ministers, members of parliament, and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy have repeatedly honored Yaroslav Hunka, a 98-year-old Ukrainian who fought in the Galician Division of the Waffen-SS on behalf of Nazi Germany during World War II. I gave him a standing ovation.

However, even though Mr. Rota fell on his sword, accepted full responsibility and resigned, a Freedom of Information request from Rebel News revealed that Prime Minister Trudeau’s government apparently knew in advance of Mr. Hunka’s attendance in November 2016. It was also revealed that he had been invited to a reception with President Zelenskiy on January 1st. The night after the Ukrainian leader attended the Canadian Parliament.

Invitation to Mr. Hunka from the Canadian Protocol Service: “We are pleased to invite His Excellency, Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, to a special event.” read According to news outlets.

The Prime Minister’s Office acknowledged the authenticity of the letter sent to Mr. Hunka and stated the following: statement on tuesday national post office: “Last September, we had a community event in Toronto with the President of Ukraine, and over 1,000 people were invited. Hundreds of Canadians were invited.”

“The name of the individual in question was submitted by the Ukrainian Canadian Parliament,” the statement continued, adding, “Knowing what is now known, the individual should not have been invited.” Hunka ultimately did not attend the second event with Zelenskiy, the PMO said.

After his entrance, Conservative Party Leader Pierre Poièvre accused Trudeau of lying to the public, saying he didn’t know about Hunka’s past, before giving him multiple standing ovations in the House of Commons.

“Justin Trudeau is a hypocrite and a liar who embarrassed us all around the world with this incident, then lied to cover it up and threw his colleagues under the bus to take responsibility. . Justin Trudeau is not worth the price and is not worth the embarrassment. After eight years, it’s time to fire him,” Poilievre said on social media.

Among other things, Hunka’s unit was officially banned from entering Canada, but he was allowed to enter Canada, along with about 600 other members of the 14th Waffen-SS Grenadier Division. Cabinet level exemption Immigrated to Canada in 1950 by then Prime Minister of the Liberal government. Louis Saint Laurent.

The Nazi division to which Hunka belonged was It is made up primarily of Ukrainian volunteers who joined the Nazis in the fight against the Soviet Union, which allied itself with Western powers during World War II. Galacian Division, accused of multiple atrocities, including massacres in Polish villages. Huta Pieniazka served as a refuge for hundreds of Jews during the war.

Hunka’s history of fighting for the Nazis was not a secret at the time he was invited to the Canadian Parliament. Indeed, he used to I have written He talked about his decision to join the division and shared a photo of himself training.

Surprisingly, Prime Minister Trudeau’s Hunka celebration is not the first scandal to hit his government over its ties to the Ukrainian Nazis. Prime Minister Trudeau’s Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland previously said: report She said she tried to cover up the fact that her Ukrainian grandfather, Michael Chomiak, had worked as a Nazi propagandist during the war. Claim Her office said that such a claim had been made. Russian disinformation.

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