Governor General Announces the State Visit to Canada of the President of Israel

March 18, 2019 

OTTAWA—Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, is pleased to announce that His Excellency Reuven Rivlin, President of the State of Israel, will undertake a State visit to Canada from March 31 to April 2, 2019.

During this visit, the President will visit Toronto, Niagara Falls and Ottawa. The detailed schedule of events will be issued at a later date.

The last Israeli State visit to Canada was in 2012 by President Rivlin’s predecessor, the late Shimon Peres.


Media information:

Josephine Laframboise
Rideau Hall Press Office

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