Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

November 16, 2011 13:10 ET

Media Advisory: Minister MacKay to Meet With Israeli Defence Minister Ehud Barak

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 16, 2011) - Canada's Minister of National Defence, the Honourable Peter MacKay, and the Israeli Defence Minister Ehud Barak, will meet in Ottawa to discuss a variety of issues related to Canada-Israel defence cooperation. Following the meeting, Minister MacKay and Minister Barak will each make a brief statement and answer questions from the media.

When: Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at 3:45 p.m. (EST)
Where: Conference Room D, 2 North Tower
National Defence Headquarters
101 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario

Notes to editor / news director:

Media wishing to attend the press conference are invited to confirm their attendance and pre-register at http://www.forces.gc.ca/site/news-nouvelles/media/contact2-eng.asp no later than 2:00 p.m. (EST) on November 16, 2011. Media representatives are asked to arrive at 3:15 p.m. (EST). Entrance will be through the Nicholas Street security gate.

Media may join the news conference by telephone at the following numbers: 1-800-814-4860 for all calls from within North America, or 1-416-644-3416 for calls from outside North America.

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