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iPolitics AM: Opposition parties plot strategy behind closed doors as Trudeau wraps up NATO duties – ipolitics.ca

Dec 4, 2019

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Having successfully made it through his first live-action tete-a-tete with US President Donald Trump since his government was returned to power — although not, it’s worth noting, without having to sit through a press conference in which Trump described Canada’s military spending plans as “slightly delinquent” — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will spend one more day on the NATO anniversary circuit in London before heading back to Canada for the official launch of the new parliamentary session.

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On his agenda today, as per his official itinerary: A morning meet-up with Norwegian prime minister Erna Solberg before joining the rest of his NATO counterparts at a public ceremony to mark the 70th anniversary of the alliance, as well as the obligatory “leaders family photo,” which will be followed by a few hours of closed-door discussions.

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