Reminder - Baird to Welcome Quartet Representative Tony Blair to Ottawa

October 22, 2013 - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird will meet with Tony Blair, Quartet Representative and former British prime minister, to discuss the Middle East peace process.

The United Nations, the European Union, the United States and Russia established the Quartet in 2002 to help mediate the Middle East peace process. The Quartet also provides Palestinians with support for economic development and institutional capacity-building.

Event: Media availability
Date:
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Time:
11:45 a.m. ET
Location:
9th floor, Lester B. Pearson Building, 125 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, Ontario

Please note that this event is open only to journalists accredited with the Canadian Parliamentary Press Gallery.

For more information, please contact:

Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada
613-995-1874
media@international.gc.ca
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