Canada, Netherlands discuss Indo-Pacific Strategy

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Ottawa – Melanie Joly, Foreign Affairs Minister for Canada met with Wopke Hoekstra, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Netherlands. She said: “Canada and the Netherlands share a special history. I met with Wopke Hoekstra to discuss our shared priorities, including our continued support to Ukraine, the ongoing protests in Iran, and Canada’s Indo-Pacific Strategy. It’s always a pleasure to see …

Minister Joly meets with South Korean Foreign Affairs Minister 

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Seoul – The Republic of Korea is a key partner for Canada in the Indo-Pacific region. Ahead of the 60th anniversary of Canada-Korea diplomatic relations in 2023, the two countries are committed to deepening and diversifying their bilateral relations. Mélanie Joly, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today met with Park Jin, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea, in …

Melanie Joly talks to Roberto Alvarez

Melanie Joly talks to Roberto Alvarez about detained Canadians in Dominican Republic

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Ottawa – Melanie Joly, Foreign Affairs Minister spoke to her counterpart from the Dominican Republic, Roberto Alvarez. The two discussed the situation of the detained Canadians. She said: “We remain directly engaged and are treating the situation as a top priority. Canada was also delighted to assist in freeing the trapped miners.”

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Minister Joly condemns Russian invasion of Ukraine in meeting with Moscow’s envoy

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OTTAWA — Foreign Affairs Minister Melanie Joly called the Russian ambassador to Canada Oleg V. Stepanov at the headquarters of Global Affairs Canada in Lester B. Pearson Building, and condemned “in the strongest possible terms Russia’s egregious attack on Ukraine,” the minister’s office told The Canadian Press. Her office said in a statement that Joly told Stepanov that Russia has …