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Prime Minister Harper’s call with the President of the United States August 30, 2014

Prime Minister Harper spoke today with Barack Obama, President of the United States.

The call focused primarily on preparations for next week’s NATO Summit in Wales where leaders will discuss, among other things, the coordinated response to Russia’s efforts to destabilize Ukraine and undermine the country’s sovereignty and territorial integrity. The leaders also discussed the situation in Iraq, including Canadian assistance that is being provided.