Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

July 18, 2007 15:48 ET

Media Advisory: Canada's New Government to Make Announcement at Saint-Jean-Sur-Richelieu

SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - July 18, 2007) - The Honourable Gordon O'Connor, Minister of National Defence, and the Honourable Michael Fortier, Minister of Public Works and Government Services, will hold a joint press conference to make an announcement regarding the Canadian Forces.

WHERE: Officer's Mess at Campus Fort Saint-Jean
15, Jacques-Cartier Street North
Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec, J3B 8R8
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WHEN: Thursday, July 19th, 2007

TIME: News Conference - 10:30 a.m.
Media requested to arrive no later than 10:15 a.m.


Interested media are requested to confirm their attendance with Lieutenant (Navy) Michele Tremblay at (450) 358-7099, ext. 6163 or with Major Serge Lesage at (450) 358-6777, ext. 5802, no later than 9 a.m. on Thursday, July 19th. All media should have appropriate identification.

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