Reminder - Minister Cannon to Hold Briefing on Meetings of Arctic Ocean Foreign Ministers and G8 Foreign Ministers

(No. A/50 - March 23, 2010) The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, will hold a media briefing and availability on March 26, 2010, on the upcoming Arctic Ocean foreign ministers meeting, which he will host on March 29, and the G8 foreign ministers meeting, which he will host on March 29 and 30.

Minister Cannon will make a statement and take questions from media representatives.

Event: Briefing and media availability
Friday, March 26, 2010
1 p.m. ET
National Press Building, 150 Wellington Street, Ottawa, Ontario

Media representatives who wish to listen to the briefing by phone are asked to use one of the following call-in numbers: 1-877-413-4815 (North America) or 613-960-7527 (local or international calls). The access code is 3746044.

The media program and the technical information sheet for the meetings of the Arctic Ocean foreign ministers and the G8 foreign ministers will be distributed at the media briefing.

For more information, please contact:

Catherine Loubier
Director of Communications
Office of the Minister of Foreign Affairs

Foreign Affairs Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada