"[National Security Advisor Michael] Flynn confirmed that holders of Canadian passports, including dual citizens, will not be affected by the ban… We have been assured that Canadian citizens travelling on Canadian passport will be dealt with in the usual process," Trudeau wrote on his Twitter page.
Trudeau noted that the Canadian side would seek further clarification on the issue of the entry ban.
On Friday, Trump signed an executive ordered blocking all refugees from coming to the United States for 120 days and suspended the entry for citizens from Iran, Iraq, Syria, Yemen, Sudan, Libya and Somalia for 90 days. The lawsuit against the US authorities had been filed after two Iraqis with visas issued before Trump's order were detained at the JFK airport in New York City.
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