Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Kevin Garratt's return to Canada

OTTAWA, Sept.15, 2016 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Kevin Garratt's return to Canada:

"We are delighted that Kevin Garratt has returned safely to Canada and is with his family once more.

"We remain deeply impressed by the grace and resilience of the Garratt family, especially Kevin and Julia.

"The Government of Canada has been seized of this case at the highest levels. We want to thank consular officials who work behind the scenes every day in support of Canadians abroad.

"We ask all to respect the family's wish for privacy at this time."

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