United States To Host the Fifth Meeting of the U.S.-Canada High-Level Policy Review Group

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
November 5, 2014

Acting Deputy Secretary of State Wendy R. Sherman and Canadian Political Director and Assistant Deputy Minister for International Security and Political Affairs Kerry Buck will co-chair the fifth meeting of the U.S. – Canada High-Level Policy Review Group at the U.S. Department of State on November 5, 2014. The two delegations will discuss a wide range of bilateral, regional, and global issues that require cooperation, to include security, bilateral trade, the Arctic, and Ebola crisis response.

The U.S. – Canada High-Level Policy Review Group provides the opportunity to expand the robust bilateral relationship between our two countries. Canada, one of our closest allies, friends, and neighbor, plays a key role on the international stage on a wide range of global and regional issues. The United States welcomes the opportunity to utilize the High-Level Policy Review Group to further enhance our deep bilateral relationship.