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Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Italy’s new Prime Minister

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement congratulating Mr. Paolo Gentiloni on his appointment as the next Prime Minister of Italy:

“On behalf of all Canadians, I would like to congratulate Mr. Paolo Gentiloni on his appointment as Italy’s new Prime Minister.

“Canada and Italy have rich and historical ties underpinned by close people-to-people bonds. I look forward to working with Prime Minister Gentiloni on deepening relations between our two countries.