Announcement of new diplomatic appointments

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April 15, 2021 - Ottawa, Ontario - Global Affairs Canada

The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced the following diplomatic appointments:

Joanne Lemay becomes High Commissioner in New Zealand.  Ms. Lemay replaces Mario Bot.

Ian G. McKay becomes Ambassador to Japan. Mr. McKay replaces Ian Burney.

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