Minister Cannon to Hold Media Availability from Washington, D.C.

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(No. A/83 - May 10, 2010 The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, will hold a media availability on Wednesday, May 12, 2010, to provide an update at the end of his visit to Washington, D.C.

Following a brief statement, Minister Cannon will take questions from media representatives. Please note that there will be no question-and-answer option for telephone participants.

Event: Media availability
Date: Wednesday, May 12, 2010
4 p.m. ET
Media Centre, Embassy of Canada, 501 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, D.C.

Camera crews are asked to arrive at the C Street NW entrance at least 15 minutes in advance.

Media representatives wishing to listen in are asked to use one of the following call-in numbers: 1-866-805-7923 (North America) or 613-960-7518 (local or international calls). The access code is 170845.

For more information, please contact:

Ève Cardinal
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of Foreign Affairs

Foreign Affairs Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada