Minister Baird Meets with British Foreign Secretary William Hague

 Minister Baird Meets with British Foreign Secretary William Hague

January 25, 2012 – London, United Kingdom – Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird met with William Hague, the United Kingdom’s Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs. They discussed a number of pressing issues of the day, including Iran, and helped further the implementation of the Canada-U.K. Joint Declaration agreed to by Prime Minister Stephen Harper and David Cameron, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, in Ottawa on September 22, 2011.

"Our common history, our tradition of parliamentary democracy and our shared values bind us together in unique and dynamic ways," said Minister Baird. "In a period of intense and profound global transformation, Canada and the United Kingdom build upon these shared strengths as a model to the world."

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