The Canadian Press

2015-02-10 | Harper Merkel

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel (AHN'-geh-lah MEHR'-kuhl) made her second capital-city visit of the day when she briefed Prime Minister Harper in Ottawa last night on her Ukraine peace efforts. She says Harper is on board in using diplomatic means to deal with the escalating Russian-backed incursion into eastern Ukraine. For his part, Harper said Ukraine must be allowed to stand free. (Earlier in the day, Merkel met with US President Barack Obama at the White House.)

Date: 2015-02-10
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 18 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << we both support obviously strongly that territorial Integrity of Ukraine and our position is clear that we will never notwithstanding no matter how long it takes notwithstanding what methods are used Canada will never accept the illegal occupation of Ukrainian territory by Russia >>