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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Chancellor Sebastian Kurz of Austria

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke today with Sebastian Kurz on the occasion of his swearing-in as Chancellor of Austria.

Prime Minister Trudeau and Chancellor Kurz discussed migration issues, particularly the accommodation of Syrian refugees.

The Prime Minister and Chancellor also discussed the importance of open trade, including ratification of the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between Canada and the European Union.