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Ontario teachers strike closes elementary schools for today

TORONTO—Elementary teachers are hitting the picket lines en masse in Ontario today in their second provincewide strike to put pressure on the government in contract talks.

The Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario is also using the other four days of the week to stage rotating strikes, ensuring each board is hit twice a week.

Second plane carrying outbreak evacuees arrives in Trenton, Ont.

OTTAWA—A second Canadian plane carrying evacuees from the quarantined region of Hubei, China, has landed at Canadian Forces Base Trenton in southern Ontario.

Foreign Affairs Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne said in a release Tuesday that the plane landed with 130 Canadians and 58 accompanying family members.

Arrests made as Vancouver protesters defy injunction

VANCOUVER—Police have begun enforcing a court injunction preventing protesters from blocking several entrances to the Port of Vancouver and at DeltaPort, south of the city.

Officers arrived at around 5 a.m. after the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority obtained the injunction following protests affected port operations through the weekend.

Wuhan evacuation plane nears boarding

Canadian evacuees from Wuhan have been told they will soon board the flight that will bring them home.

An email from Global Affairs Canada obtained by The Canadian Press says the flight “will be closing soon in anticipation for boarding.”

Richard Fabic, whose 15-month-old daughter has been stranded in the locked-down central Chinese city, says he got the email Thursday.