Prime Minister Trudeau will hold a press conference at the Canadian Embassy in the United States this evening. (Photo: The Canadian Press)
OTTAWA – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau heads to Washington on Wednesday morning for a trip that includes meetings at the White House on Thursday with United States President Joe Biden and Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador for the first summit of North American leaders since 2016.
On Wednesday afternoon, Prime Minister Trudeau will first participate in a question and answer session organized by the Wilson Center.
In the afternoon, he will first hold talks with US House Speaker, Democrat Nancy Pelosi, and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy.
He will then meet with Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell.
On Thursday morning, Justin Trudeau will participate in an event with middle school students along with US Vice President Kamala Harris.
After that, he will hold talks with President Lopez Obrador and President Biden. After that, the three heads of government will gather together at the White House at the end of the afternoon.
During this North American Leaders Summit, the United States, Mexico and Canada are expected to chart a new course of cooperation to end the COVID-19 pandemic and enhance health security. They will also discuss competitiveness and equitable growth, including climate change, as well as a regional vision for migration, the White House announced.
Prime Minister Trudeau will hold a press conference at the Canadian Embassy in the United States this evening.
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