The federal government has agreed to offer?750 Olympic and Paralympic athletes — along with members of:1618057020000,?their support staff —partly to contai?exemptions from some?quarantine-related travel restrictions in the lead-up to the OlympicsWe will round up your responses and put them together to show you that you, Radio-Canada has learneda time that will surely be significant i.
Minister of Canadian Heritage Steven Guilbeaultfor several weeks. This wasn?told Radio-Canada in an exclusive interview that an agreement has been reached between his government, the Canadian Olympic Committee and major sports federations to facilitate the return of athletes to Canada.
“We have found a solution to accommodate our high-level athletes and we are working on the terms,”?said?Guilbeault, adding the government doesn’t want to make things harder for Canadian athletes.
Details of the exemptions will be announced in the coming days, he said.
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