Ministers Cannon and Baird to Greet Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

[This advisory has been modified: new version.]

(No. A/95 - May 28, 2010) The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and the Honourable John Baird, Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, will greet Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister of Israel, upon his arrival in Canada on May 31, 2010. Prime Minister Netanyahu will be in Canada for a working visit.

Event: Photo opportunity (photographers and camera operators only)
Sunday, May 30, 2010
12:30 p.m. ET
Hangar 11, Ottawa MacDonald-Cartier International Airport

Media representatives wishing to participate are requested to RSVP by calling the Foreign Affairs Media Relations Office at 613-995-1874.

Upon arrival at the airport, media representatives are required to present proper identification for accreditation.

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