Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaking in Victoria on safety and spill prevention. (Keri Coles/Black Press)

READER POLL: Do you support the Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion?

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  • Apr. 5, 2018 6:30 p.m.

The proposed twinning of the Kinder Morgan pipeline from Alberta through British Columbia is one of the most contentious issues the Liberal government of Justin Trudeau has yet faced.

The prime minister was in Victoria this week for an announcement about marine spill prevention and told a media briefing that the pipeline project will go ahead, despite caution being exercised by the B.C. government.

RELATED: Justin Trudeau visits Victoria, says Trans Mountain will go through

RELATED: Protesters gather ahead of Trudeau visit to Victoria Coast Guard station

Meanwhile, a large crowd of protesters gathered outside the Coast Guard base in James Bay.

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