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Mending global relationships, defending economic interests Champagne’s top tasks, say foreign policy analysts

By Neil Moss      

Former foreign affairs minister John Manley says Canada's global economic interests have taken a backseat to trumpeting Canadian values.

François-Philippe Champagne is pictured on Nov. 20 walking into Rideau Hall to be sworn in as Justin Trudeau's third foreign affairs minister. The Hill Times photograh by Andrew Meade

Repairing Canada’s global relationships and defending its economic interests will dominate the work of Canada’s new top diplomat, which will likely include less unilateral condemnation of human rights records around the world, say foreign policy analysts.

Neil Moss

Neil Moss is a reporter at The Hill Times covering federal politics, foreign policy, and defence. 
- nmoss@hilltimes.com


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