Trump to Meet With Canadian PM Justin Trudeau on Monday
— FOX Business (@FoxBusiness) February 9, 2017
President Donald Trump is set to meet with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the White House on Monday.
According to a statement from Trudeau's office, the prime minister will travel to Washington, D.C., to discuss the "unique relationship" between Canada and the U.S. and how they can continue to support middle-class residents in both countries.
A statement from the White House says the two leaders are looking forward to "a constructive conversation on strengthening the relationship between our two nations."
Strong Canada-US ties help the middle class in both our countries. Monday, I'll meet @realDonaldTrump in DC to keep working for that goal.
— Justin Trudeau (@JustinTrudeau) February 9, 2017
Monday will be the first time the leaders meet in person after having had several telephone calls.
The meeting comes after Canada said it would offer temporary residence to those affected by Trump's executive order on immigration.
— Justin Trudeau (@JustinTrudeau) January 28, 2017
A full itinerary for the meeting has not been released.