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International storylines dominated North American Leaders’ Summit

By Chelsea Nash      

Journalists from around the world came to hear what the Three Amigos had to say about the Brexit and other global issues.

A reporter takes a photo of U.S. President Barack Obama, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto at the 2016 North American Leaders Summit in Ottawa. Mr. Obama and the other leaders used the meeting to publicly address international issues including the Brexit and the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement. The Hill Times photograph by Chelsea Nash

The world was watching when Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau had his awkward handshake moment with American and Mexican presidents Barack Obama and Enrique Pena Nieto. But it was also watching to see what the three North American leaders would say about the Brexit, about the Trans-Pacific Partnership deal, and about the threat of terrorism. All of this was seen through the eyes of dozens of media members who were on hand to disseminate the outcome of the globally significant North American Summit.

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