Hoffman in Ottawa

Foreign Affairs Minister Lawrence Cannon is scheduled to meet with Canadian Ambassador to Afghanistan Ron Hoffman in Ottawa today following an Afghanistan "job fair" at the Government Conference Centre.

Published: Wednesday, 11/12/2008 12:00 am EST

Foreign Affairs Minister Lawrence Cannon is scheduled to meet with Canadian Ambassador to Afghanistan Ron Hoffman in Ottawa today following an Afghanistan "job fair" at the Government Conference Centre. The two are expected to discuss the progress made on the delivery of Canada's six priorities in Afghanistan. As well, Mr. Cannon will convey his "personal congratulations" to all Canadian officials in Ottawa and abroad who helped in the successful release of Canadian journalist Mellissa Fung, who was kidnapped in Kabul on Oct. 12 and released Saturday.

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