• PM Trudeau sits and talks with the Prime Minister of Sweden.
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Prime Minister of Sweden Stefan Löfven
    Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with the Prime Minister of Sweden Stefan Löfven.Prime Minister Trudeau and Prime Minister Löfven discussed the importance of NATO cooperation and rules-based trade, and reinforced the transatlantic bond. They also noted Canada and Sweden's priority of promoting gender equality and women's empowerment.They further underscored their mutual commitment to expanding Canada and Sweden's trade relationship and to en‎couraging innovation to build prosperity and opportunity.
    The Briefing Room
    Brussels, Belgium - July 11, 2018
  • PM Trudeau sits in a meeting with the President of Latvia.
    PM Meeting with Raimonds Vējonis, President of Latvia
    Today, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, met with Raimonds Vējonis, President of Latvia.  The leaders discussed issues of mutual interest including their commitment to regional defence and security, the upcoming NATO Summit and Canada’s contribution to NATO’s enhanced Forward Presence in Latvia.Other issues of security were also discussed between the Prime Minister and the President including cyber security, hybrid warfare and foreign interference.
    The Briefing Room
    Riga, Latvia - July 10, 2018
  • PM Trudeau sits in a meeting with the Prime Minister of Latvia.
    PM Meeting with Māris Kučinskis, Prime Minister of Latvia
    Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with Māris Kučinskis, Prime Minister of Latvia.Prime Minister Trudeau and Prime Minister Kučinskis discussed the positive bilateral relationship between Canada and Latvia, including through the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) and Latvia’s support for the Canadian Armed Forces currently deployed to Latvia as part of NATO’s enhanced Forward Presence. They also discussed the rise of antidemocratic forces and regional issues‎. 
    The Briefing Room
    Riga, Latvia - July 10, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg
    During a phone call today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg discussed the upcoming NATO Summit on July 11-12, 2018, and the importance of the Alliance’s unity and solidarity on defence and security issues.The two leaders also discussed the Prime Minister’s visit to Latvia and Canada’s significant contributions to the Alliance. Prime Minister Trudeau reaffirmed the importance of the Alliance and the transatlantic bond that unites Europe and North America.
    The Briefing Room
    Calgary, Alberta - July 7, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with President-elect López Obrador of Mexico
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke today with Andrés Manuel López Obrador to congratulate him on his election as the next President of Mexico. The Prime Minister underscored the close friendship and dynamic partnership between Canada and Mexico, based on shared values, common goals, and strong people-to-people ties. The Prime Minister and the President-elect look forward to cooperating on an agenda to create good jobs for people in both countries.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa Ontario - July 2, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with United States President Donald J. Trump
    Today, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, spoke with United States President Donald J. Trump.The Prime Minister expressed his condolences for the victims of the shooting at the Capital Gazette Newspaper in Annapolis, Maryland. As he has said in past conversations and in public, the Prime Minister conveyed that Canada has had no choice but to announce reciprocal countermeasures to the steel and aluminum tariffs that the United States imposed on June 1, 2018.The two leaders agreed to stay in close touch on a way forward.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - June 29, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with President Enrique Peña Nieto of Mexico
    Today, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, spoke with President Enrique Peña Nieto of Mexico.The leaders reaffirmed the close friendship and partnership between Canada and Mexico, and discussed the upcoming Mexican elections on July 1.The Prime Minister updated the President on Canada’s response to the U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs.The leaders also discussed the North American Free Trade negotiations and agreed to continue working toward a mutually beneficial outcome.The Prime Minister and President committed to stay in touch.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - June 29, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with President Mahamadou Issoufou of Niger
    Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke by telephone with President Mahamadou Issoufou of Niger. President Issoufou congratulated the Prime Minister on the success of the G7 Summit held earlier in June. Prime Minister Trudeau highlighted the positive achievements of the Summit, including the contribution of $3.8 billion to support education for women and girls in fragile or crisis-afflicted states, and the Charlevoix Blueprint for Healthy Oceans, Seas, and Resilient Coastal Communities.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - June 29, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with President Paul Biya of Cameroon
    Today, the Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, spoke by telephone with President Paul Biya of Cameroon, who sent his best wishes for Canada Day.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - June 29, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with President Patrice Talon of Benin
    Today, the Prime Minister spoke by telephone with President Patrice Talon of Benin to express Canada’s support for a second term for Michaëlle Jean as Secretary General of the Organisation internationale de la Francophonie. President Talon remarked that Ms. Jean has been an exceptional representative for Africa at the Organisation internationale de la Francophonie, and noted his appreciation for her many contributions to, and her good work within, the Organisation.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - June 29, 2018