Baird Meets with Chilean Counterpart

Baird Meets with Chilean Counterpart

August 2, 2013 - Santiago - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird meets with Alfredo Moreno, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Chile, to discuss bilateral issues and announce that the two countries will be working together to implement a trilateral cooperation initiative to combat crime in Central America.

The ministers’ announcement is in line with the Renewed Strategic Partnership Framework, signed by Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Chilean President Piñera in May 2013.

The Canada-Chile relationship is well established, multifaceted and growing. The solid framework for cooperation between Canada and Chile is anchored in shared values, a strong trade and investment relationship and extensive people-to-people ties.

To learn more about Canada’s relationship with Chile, visit Canada-Chile Relations.

Canada’s engagement in the Americas envisions a more prosperous, secure and democratic hemisphere. To learn more about Canada’s engagement in the Americas, visit The Americas: Our Neighbours, Our Priority.

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