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Ninety years of Canada-France diplomatic relations celebrated with wine, oysters, and French desserts

By Emily Haws      

The night also celebrated the reopening of the French embassy's Salon de Bouleaux, which had undergone renovations in September.

Former prime minister Joe Clark, French Ambassador Kareen Rispal, and Maureen McTeer enjoy the night, which celebrated 90 years of diplomatic relations between Canada and France. The Hill Times photograph by Jean-Marc Carisse

French food, well-dressed guests, and trivia about Canada and France? Count Party Central in.

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