Remembrance Day in the nation’s capital set to get underway with wreath laying, salutes

Canadian leaders are gathering in Ottawa and set to take part in the national Remembrance Day ceremony.

Global News will have special coverage of the commemoration beginning with the No Stone Left Alone ceremony and continuing with live coverage of the ceremony at the National War Memorial in the capital.

The special broadcast will stream online in this post and begin on TV at 11:00 a.m. local time in the Maritimes, 10:00 a.m. local time in Ontario, Quebec, Manitoba, Saskatchewan and British Columbia, and 11:30 a.m. local time in Alberta.

The live stream will also be available on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Gov. Gen. Julie Payette and Chief of Defence Staff Gen. Jonathan Vance will attend the national ceremony as part of the vice-regal party while Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer will be at a ceremony in Fort Qu’Appelle, Saskatchewan.

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh will be attending one in Burnaby and interim Green Party Leader Jo-Ann Roberts will go to one in Halifax.

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