The Canadian Press

2011-08-14 | Ambassadors Appointed Campbell

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On August 14th, Ottawa formally announced former British Columbia premier Gordon Campbell as new high commissioner to the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland. Canadian Press reporter Terry Pedwell had details.

Date: 2011-08-14
Placeline: OTTAWA, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 30 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << it wasn't exactly a secret the Canadian press first reported Gordon Campbell's new job in June still he keeps a list of new appointees announced today by the Harper government Campbell is now formally the new High Commissioner to the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland as well Glen Davidson the former commander of Maritime forces Atlantic and ambassador to Syria is taking over as Ambassador in Afghanistan replacing William Crosby the appointments also included the elevation of Alyssa Goldberg is Canada's new ambassador to the UN Tara Patrol the Canadian press Ottawa >>