Modification - Baird to Hold Media Teleconference from Latvia

Modification: Participant access code has changed

April 24, 2014 - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird will hold a media teleconference on Friday, April 25, 2014, from Riga, Latvia, after he holds talks with his Latvian counterpart, Edgars Rinkevics.

Baird has spent the last week in Eastern and Central Europe, visiting the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland and now Latvia. He has been discussing the current situation in Ukraine and ongoing Russian aggression.

Baird will continue his visit in Europe in Tallinn, Estonia, where he will attend the Free Online Coalition Conference on Monday, April 28, 2014, and hold bilateral talks with Estonia’s President Toomas Hendrik Ilves and Minister of Foreign Affairs Urmas Paet.

Event: Media teleconference
Date: Friday, April 25, 2014
Time: 10:45 a.m. ET

Media representatives wishing to participate in the teleconference should dial 1-877-413-4814 (Canada and the United States toll-free) or 613-960-7526. The access code is 1478741.

For more information, please contact:

Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada
343-203-7700
media@international.gc.ca
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