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Shocked to learn: Canada's first Afghan MP actually born in Iran

Canada's Democratic Institutions Minister Maryam Monsef is sworn-in on November 4, 2015Championed by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau as the nation’s first Afghanistan-born lawmaker, Maryam Monsef said Thursday she was shocked to learn she was actually born in Iran. The 31-year-old democratic reform minister is the youngest member of Trudeau’s cabinet. US President Barack Obama picked up on this during a visit to Ottawa in June, highlighting her roots and dramatic journey in a speech to parliament.

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