To our friends in the European Union, Canada congratulates you on the 60th anniversary of the signature of the Treaties of #Rome. #EU60
Canada and Greece celebrate 75 years of diplomatic relations, based on shared values. Happy National Day! For more information on our bilateral relations, click here: goo.gl/giHBVY
Today, Canada marks International Day for the Right to Truth concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims.
On March 23, the Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, welcomed Edgars Rinkēvičs, Latvia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, to Ottawa. During their meetings in Ottawa, the ministers discussed Canada-Latvia bilateral relations AND regional defence and security, including NATO. The meeting also provided an opportunity for the ministers to consider Canada-European Union relations...
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On March 22, 2017, the Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, participated in the Global Coalition against Daesh’s Foreign Ministers meeting in Washington, D.C. At the meeting, the Minister and Coalition partners assessed progress since the last meeting in July 2016 and discussed the way forward in order to defeat Daesh. Discussions focused on the Coalition’s key...
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On this day in 1960, 69 peaceful protesters were killed in #SouthAfrica. Today Canada remains committed to building a world of justice & equality #UN
On the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, Canada believes that by investing in inclusion, we will make diversity part of our collective strength. #FightRacism

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On March 21, the Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, welcomed Lubomír Zaorálek, the Czech Republic’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, to Ottawa. Minister Zaorálek was accompanied by a delegation including several Czech business leaders and academics. During their meetings in Ottawa, the ministers discussed Canada-Czech Republic bilateral relations, defence and security, as...
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On March 20, the Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, welcomed Cecilia Malmström, European Commissioner for Trade, to Ottawa during her official visit to Canada. During their meetings, they discussed shared Canada-European Union (EU) values as well as the importance of the Canada-EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA). The recent signings of CETA and the...
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Canada announces support for the people of #Iraq and #Syria in advance of Global Coalition Meeting goo.gl/r62rxq
We are celebrating 25 years of diplomatic relations with Tajikistan! To learn more about our bilateral relations: [ Ow.ly Link ]
“Today we mark three years since Russia’s illegal annexation and invasion of Crimea. We condemn unreservedly this violation of Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity."
The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs

Statement by Foreign Affairs Minister on third anniversary of illegal annexation of Crimea - Canada.ca

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The Honourable Andrew Leslie, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs (Canada-U.S. Relations), joins Brad Wall, Premier of Saskatchewan, in Des Moines, Iowa, from March 14 to 15, 2017, for a series of events organized to celebrate the Canada-Iowa relationship. During Parliamentary Secretary Leslie’s visit, he will participate in a round table discussion on trade issues with...
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The Honourable Andrew Leslie, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs (Canada-U.S. Relations) with Brad Wall, Premier of Saskatchewan presented a Canada 150 themed gift to Terry Branstad, Governor of Iowa.
The Honourable Andrew Leslie, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs (Canada-U.S. Relations), joins Brad Wall, Premier of Saskatchewan, in Des Moines, Iowa, from March 14 to 15, 2017, for a series of events organized to celebrate the Canada-Iowa relationship. During Parliamentary Secretary Leslie’s visit, he will participate in a round table discussion on trade issues with...
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In recognition of the three days of national mourning in Ethiopia, the Embassy of Canada to Ethiopia offers its deepest condolences and sympathy to the families and loved ones of all victims of rubbish dump landslide in Ethiopia.
This year we are celebrating 25 years of diplomatic relations with Azerbaijan!
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“Canada and the United States enjoy a strong and mutually beneficial economic relationship. I look forward to meeting with political and business leaders in Iowa to strengthen our trade relations and to discuss new opportunities for collaboration.”
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Parliamentary Secretary for Foreign Affairs heads to Iowa to strengthen bilateral relations - Canada.ca

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On this day, March 13, Canada joins its 51 Commonwealth partners to celebrate the rich diversity of governments and peoples that make the Commonwealth such an important institution.
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Statement by Minister of Foreign Affairs on Commonwealth Day - Canada.ca

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Canada is working to empower women and girls in the #MiddleEast to become more involved in conflict prevention & peacebuilding.

To learn more about how Canada is helping those most affected by the crises in Iraq and Syria, click here: [ Ow.ly Link ]