Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

November 14, 2008 19:22 ET

Media advisory: ISAF Regional Command (South) Defence Ministers' Meetings in Nova Scotia

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 14, 2008) - The Honourable Peter Gordon MacKay, Minister of National Defence and Minister of the Atlantic Gateway, is hosting informal working meetings with his colleagues from countries with forces that are part of the International Security Assistance Force's (ISAF) Regional Command South in Afghanistan. Representatives from the United States, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Romania, Estonia, Denmark and Australia will attend. The meetings will be held on November 21, 2008, at the Annapolis Basin Conference Centre in Cornwallis, Nova Scotia.



Where: Annapolis Basin Conference Centre
Cornwallis, Nova Scotia

Date: November 21, 2008

What: Group Photo 10:00 (local time)
Media Availability 14:00 (local time)


Note to Editors:

RCMP will be conducting an accreditation process. Media interested in covering the meetings must register by emailing: Stephanie.Dumoulin@rcmp-grc.gc.ca by November 19, 2008.

Media are asked to arrive no later than 9:30 (local time) to attend the group photo, and 13:30 (local time) to attend the media availability.

Media must be prepared to present proof of accreditation upon arrival.

For additional information please contact: Cruickshank.N@forces.gc.ca.

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