• Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia
    Yesterday, the Prime Minister spoke with Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia. Prime Minister Trudeau offered his congratulations on the ambitious program of reform Prime Minister Abiy has pursued, including his leadership on gender equality with the appointment of a gender-balanced Cabinet and of Ethiopia’s first female President and first president of the Supreme Court.The Prime Ministers discussed regional peace-and-security issues, including the historic accord achieved between Ethiopia and Eritrea.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - November 6, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Prime Minister Theresa May of the United Kingdom
    Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke with Prime Minister Theresa May of the United Kingdom.The leaders discussed the need for transparency and accountability on the murder of Jamal Khashoggi in the Consulate of Saudi Arabia in Istanbul, Turkey, on October 2, 2018. The leaders also emphasized the critical importance of supporting freedom of press.The two Prime Ministers also discussed upcoming G20 Summit in Buenos Aires, underscoring the importance of the rules-based international trading system. 
    The Briefing Room
    Montréal, Quebec - November 5, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, President of the Republic of Turkey
    Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke with Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, President of the Republic of Turkey.The leaders discussed the killing of Jamal Khashoggi in the Consulate of Saudi Arabia in Istanbul, Turkey on October 2, 2018. Prime Minister Trudeau and President Erdoğan shared perspectives on the ongoing investigations and the collective response of the international community. They discussed the continued exchange of information between Canada and Turkey on this issue.The Prime Minister and the President also discussed the upcoming G20 Summit in Buenos Aires.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - October 26, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with President-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador of Mexico
    Yesterday, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, spoke with President-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador of Mexico.The Prime Minister and President-elect discussed the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), which removes uncertainty and supports stronger investment and exports.The leaders shared views on the U.S. section 232 steel and aluminum tariffs in effect on exports.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - October 26, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with President Mauricio Macri of Argentina
    Yesterday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke with President Macri of Argentina.The Prime Minister and President discussed the upcoming G20 Summit in Buenos Aires, including their continued collaboration as G7 and G20 presidents, respectively, in 2018. They also underlined their commitment to rules-based international trade, and growth that benefits the middle class and people working hard to join it.Prime Minister Trudeau took the opportunity to reaffirm Canada’s commitment to constructive participation and a successful outcome at the G20 Summit.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - October 25, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan
    Yesterday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - October 25, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Chancellor Angela Merkel
    Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke with Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany, and reaffirmed their shared commitment to freedom of the press.The leaders discussed the murder of Jamal Khashoggi in the Consulate of Saudi Arabia in Istanbul, Turkey, on October 2, 2018. Prime Minister Trudeau and Chancellor Merkel strongly agreed on the need for transparency and accountability for those who committed this act.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - October 24, 2018
  • Prime Minister Trudeau meets with President Déby Itno of Chad
    Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with Idriss Déby Itno, President of the Republic of Chad, on the margins of the XVII Summit of La Francophonie in Yerevan, Armenia.The Prime Minister and the President discussed the importance of empowerment of women and girls, including through access to education, ending child, early and forced marriage and greater participation in all aspects of public life.
    The Briefing Room
    Yerevan, Armenia - October 12, 2018
  • Prime Minister Trudeau meets with President Keïta of Mali
    Prime Minister Trudeau met today with President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta of the Republic of Mali on the margins of the Francophonie Summit in Yerevan.The Prime Minister congratulated President Keïta on his recent election and encouraged transparency for the upcoming legislative elections later this year.
    The Briefing Room
    Yerevan, Armenia - October 12, 2018
  • Prime Minister Trudeau meets with President Akufo-Addo of Ghana
    Prime Minister Trudeau met today with President Akufo-Addo of Ghana on the margins of the Francophonie Summit.The two leaders discussed regional security issues and their cooperation on peacekeeping, noting Ghana’s support for the Elsie Initiative as a member of the contact group.The Prime Minister and President welcomed the deep and longstanding ties between Canada and Ghana, and discussed ways of strengthening bilateral cooperation in areas of mutual interest.
    The Briefing Room
    Yerevan, Armenia - October 12, 2018