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Canada: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau congratulates Trump

10 November 2016 at 03:16 | 1097 views

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today (November 9, 2016) issued the following statement on the result of the US Presidential Election:

“On behalf of the Government of Canada, I would like to congratulate Donald J. Trump on his election as the next President of the United States.

“Canada has no closer friend, partner, and ally than the United States. We look forward to working very closely with President-elect Trump, his administration, and with the United States Congress in the years ahead, including on issues such as trade, investment, and international peace and security.

“The relationship between our two countries serves as a model for the world. Our shared values, deep cultural ties, and strong integrated economies will continue to provide the basis for advancing our strong and prosperous partnership.”

Photo: Prime Minister Trudeau and family on an official visit to the US in March this year.