The Canadian Press

2015-02-09 | Harper Merkel

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel (AHN'-geh-lah MEHR'-kuhl) has made a brief visit to Ottawa to brief Prime Minister Stephen Harper on her peace efforts in Ukraine. It is her latest stop in a week of whirlwind travel to find a peaceful solution to the escalating Russian-backed incursion into eastern Ukraine. Speaking through an interpreter, Merkel said she is gaining support for a peaceful approach. (Merkel met US President Barack Obama in Washington earlier Monday, where the two leaders pledged solidarity.)

Date: 2015-02-09
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 14 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << we should put all of our efforts into the question can we find a diplomatic solution and very grateful that both he and I can present and the Canadian Prime Minister supporters in this endeavor and in these efforts >>