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New Chilean ambassador had his hands full from the get-go

By Chelsea Nash      
Chile's new ambassador to Canada, Alejandro Marisio Cugat, looks to the Canadian government as an example of how to integrate Syrian refugees, something he said his country is looking to do as well. The Hill Times photograph by Chelsea Nash

Chile's new ambassador to Canada, Alejandro Marisio Cugat, is starting his mission here with high hopes of bilateral visits and deepened trade relations.  The envoy, who only arrived in Canada on June 12 and presented his credentials on June 15, has really got his hands full at the moment, as he's still wrapping up work from his previous position while simultaneously diving head first into his duties here. The ambassador said he is returning to Chile this Friday to clear some files off

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