Defence Minister Anita Anand to make announcement in Halifax, Nova Scotia

Media advisory

November 16, 2022 – Ottawa, Ontario

The Honourable Anita Anand, Minister of National Defence, will make an important defence announcement in Halifax, N.S., on Friday, November 18, 2022.

Minister Anand will be joined by:

  • The Honourable Sean Fraser, Minister of Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship,
  • Admiral Rob Bauer, Chair of the Military Committee of NATO,
  • General Wayne Eyre, Chief of the Defence Staff, and
  • Andy Fillmore, Member of Parliament for Halifax.

The Minister will take questions from media following her announcement.

Date:   Friday, November 18, 2022

Time:  10:00 a.m. (Atlantic Standard Time)

Media are requested to arrive at Admiral’s Gate, His Majesty’s Canadian Dockyard Halifax, with photo identification, no later than 9:15 a.m. (AST) where they will be greeted and escorted to the jetty location to cover the event.

Where:   Jetty November Juliet, HMC Dockyard, Halifax

Notes to editors/news directors:

This is an outdoor event.

Interested media must confirm their attendance with the Media Relations Office by email at no later than 12:00 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time) on November 17, 2022.

Government-issued photo identification is required for access to HMC Dockyard.


Daniel Minden
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of National Defence

Media Relations
Department of National Defence

Maritime Forces Atlantic Public Affairs
Royal Canadian Navy

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