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Presentation of Credentials

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November 20, 2009

Presentation of Credentials at Rideau Hall


OTTAWA—Her Excellency the Right Honourable Michaëlle Jean, Governor General of Canada, will receive the credentials of three new ambassadors and one new high commissioner, on Monday, November 23, 2009, at 10:00 a.m., in the Ballroom, at Rideau Hall.


His Excellency Osamah Bin Ahmad Al Sanosi Ahmad
Ambassador-designate of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

His Excellency Richard Benjamin Turkson
High Commissioner Designate of the Republic of Ghana

His Excellency Tundevdorj Zalaa-Uul
Ambassador-designate of Mongolia

His Excellency Batu Kutelia
Ambassador-designate of the Republic of Georgia




Members of the media wishing to cover the ceremony are asked to confirm their attendance in advance with the Rideau Hall Press Office and must arrive at the Princess Anne Entrance no later than 9:30 a.m.

Media information:
Annabelle Cloutier
Rideau Hall Press Office