Canada swears in Mary Simon as first indigenous governor general

Mary Simon is sworn in as Canada's 30th Governor General and the first indigenous governor general of Canada during an installation ceremony in the Senate of Canada Building in Ottawa. "I am honored, humble and ready to be Canada’s first indigenous governor general," says Mary Simon before adding that she will embody Canada's commitment to diversity and acceptance." Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, who attended the ceremony, says Canada needs people like Simon: "people who build bridges and bring us together." [COMPLETES VIDI9GJ2BK_EN]

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