Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has delivered a Mid-Autumn Festival message to “Canadians of Chinese, Korean, Japanese, and Vietnamese heritage”.
Happy Mid-Autumn Festival! 中秋快樂! pic.twitter.com/mqVi1jTb0H
— Justin Trudeau (@JustinTrudeau) September 15, 2016
In a statement and video, he said: “To mark this joyous occasion, families and loved ones get together, light colorful lanterns, share traditional mooncakes, exchange greetings and gifts, and admire the spectacular beauty of the full moon.”
“This celebration serves as a reminder of the rich and vibrant diversity that is at the core of our country’s identity.”