Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

August 20, 2010 08:32 ET

Media Advisory: Media Availabity with Canadian and Netherlands Chiefs of Defence Staff

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 20, 2010) - A brief media availability will be held with the Chief of the Defence Staff, General Walter Natynczyk, and his counterpart from the Kingdom of the Netherlands, General Peter Van Uhm, on the occasion of his official visit to Canada.

Media are requested to be in location by 11:45 a.m.

When: 12:00 p.m. Friday August 20, 2010.

Where: Ottawa International Airport VIP Facilitated Departures Lounge, 2nd Floor.

Note to News Editors: During his three-day visit to Canada from 18-20 August, General Peter Van Uhm engaged in discussions with senior defence officials on bi-lateral issues.

Contact Information

  • Major Cindy Tessier
    Public Affairs Officer
    613-355-2581
    cindy.tessier2@forces.gc.ca
    or
    National Defence Media Liaison Office
    1-866-377-0811/613-996-2353