Bilateral visits in 2009
March 3 - 4, 2009 :
Visit of French Defense Minister Hervé Morin in Ottawa and Québec City. Meeting with his counterpart Mr. Peter MacKay
June 6, 2009 :
Stephen Harper, Canadian Prime Minister’s visit to France.
The Canadian Prime Minister attended the commemoration ceremonies marking the 65th anniversary of the D-Day Landings in Normandy, along side American President Barack Obama, British Prime Minister Gordon Brown and the Prince of Wales, Prince Charles. Read
April 2, 2009 :
Bernard Kouchner, French Minister of Foreign and European Affairs,
met in paris, with his Canadian counterpart, Lawrence Cannon, on the margins of the NATO Summit. The two ministers discussed various topics including Afghanistan, the Arctic and the economic partnership between the two countries. Read
February 2-3, 2009 :
Quebec Prime Minister, Jean Charest, in Paris.
Investiture of the Commander of the National Order of Merit.