Minister Cannon to Sign Book of Condolences at Polish Embassy

(No. A/63 – April 14, 2010) The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, will sign a book of condolences in honour of the victims of the recent plane crash that claimed the lives of the President of Poland, the First Lady, and many senior Polish political, military and civil society leaders. The signing will take place at the Polish embassy in Ottawa on April 15, 2010.

After signing the book, Minister Cannon will take part in a photo opportunity, then make a brief statement.

Event: Photo opportunity and statement
Thursday, April 15, 2010
11:20 a.m. ET
Embassy of the Republic of Poland, 443 Daly Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario

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