Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas Shannon and Assistant Deputy Minister for International Security and Political Affairs Mark Gwozdecky co-chaired the ninth U.S.-Canada High-Level Policy Review Group on December 5 in Washington, D.C. The Review Group, which last met in June, discussed a broad range of bilateral, regional, and global issues on which the United States and Canada closely cooperate.
The United States welcomes the opportunity to further enhance cooperation and collaboration through the High-Level Policy Review Group. Such meetings advance common objectives around the world. This global partnership will continue to strengthen the relationship between the governments and people of the United States and Canada.