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Cultural protection a NAFTA priority: Freeland

News | 08/14/2017 5:00 pm EDT
Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland addresses the House of Commons’ international trade committee about Canada’s NAFTA renegotiation priorities in Ottawa on Aug. 14. /Screenshot via ParlVu.

Canada’s continued preservation of the provisions in the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) that protect Canadian culture is one of the few priorities Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland outlined Monday, as she continued her pre-negotiation blitz ahead of the official start of trilateral talks with Mexico and the United States on Wednesday.

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