Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

November 14, 2012 12:00 ET

Media Advisory: Minister of National Defence to Launch the 2012 Halifax International Security Forum

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 14, 2012) - The Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, will officially launch the fourth annual Halifax International Security Forum, on November 16, 2012.

WHERE: Westin Nova Scotian
1181 Hollis Street
Main Ballroom
Halifax, Nova Scotia
WHEN: November 16, 2012
3 PM (AST).

Notes to the editor/news director: The opening statement by Minister MacKay and the remainder of the Forum will be streamed live on and broadcast on the Cable Public Affairs Channel [CPAC]. For media interested in attending the Forum, please visit for accreditation. For additional information, please contact Paloma Aguilar, Press Secretary for the Minister of National Defence, at 613-697-9183 or Martine Bareil, Communications Advisor, Department of National Defence, at 613-617-9458.

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