A joint statement from the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, the tech Rt Hon Boris Johnson MP as well as the Prime Minister of Canada, the Rt Hon Justin Trudeau MP.
The Prime Minister of Canada, the Rt Hon Justin Trudeau MP, and also the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, the Rt Hon Boris Johnson MP, met in London on seven March, 2022. They reaffirmed the powerful connection Canada and also the United Kingdom, rooted in serious historic ties and also made on values that are shared.
Canada and also the United Kingdom think steadfastly in rights that are human & freedoms, democracy, the rule of law and also the rules based overseas order.
We stand shoulder to shoulder in supporting Ukraine against Putin’s tyranny as well as brutal aggression. With all the majority of the planet, we stand in awe of the valour, tenacity and courage of the Ukrainian folks, the military forces of theirs, and also the public officials of theirs. We reiterate our unwavering support to Ukraine in this particular time of need, and also our determined dedication to upholding Ukraine’s sovereignty, territorial integrity as well as right to self determination.
We’ve each offered military, humanitarian and economic aid to Ukraine, and much more is forthcoming. We are going to assist people who become refugees, fleeing Putin’s harsh aggression against the country of theirs. We’re reinforcing NATO like a protective alliance in the area. We’re working collectively with nations across the earth to make certain the criminals.
As well as abettors of this particular unlawful invasion face the most difficult private as well as company sanctions actually implemented, trade sanctions, port as well as airport restrictions, monetary penalties, moreover eventually the entire force of law in the International Criminal Court. Putin as well as the enablers of his should don’t have anywhere to hide.
Russia’s attack on Ukraine is illustrative of the increasing threat that malevolent actors – each state as well as non state – pose to worldwide safety measures and peace, as well as the freedoms, democratic values, and also shared laws which underpin the rules based overseas order. In light of the typical challenges facing both the nations of ours, then building on a longstanding tradition of closer Canada UK cooperation on security matters, Canada and also the UK is improving the national security effort of ours in areas that are crucial: countering state threats, emerging technology, and cyber challenges.
We are going to strengthen the strategic cooperation of ours on financial resilience, continuing the good engagement of ours on vital funding and nutrients security, and developing an overarching UK Canada initiative on vital supply chains to determine concrete shared activity and coordinate approaches to vulnerabilities and risks, making use of each country’s expertise and strengths to provide solutions.
We are going to support strategic correspondence capability in Ukraine and also assist with develop the great resilience of the Ukrainian individuals to Russian disinformation.
deeper cooperation with respect to intelligence and security, which includes through 5 Eyes, to more effective battle present as well as future threats to democracy and the collective security of ours as well as financial interests, which includes from international interference, financial coercion, disinformation and cyber attacks.
Construct on current defence human relationships, especially on science as well as engineering effort, weather that is cold running in the High North, Indo Pacific security, military space capability as well as green/sustainability initiatives. The UK’s polar research vessel HMS Protector is going to visit Canada in the summer months.
reinforcing strategic cooperation in the world leading capability of ours for science, engineering as well as development such as fields like AI, quantum, bio manufacturing, clean sources of energy, telecoms, polar and arctic investigation as well as food production; negotiating a brand new, ambitious, progressive free trade agreement between Canada and also the UK and also dealing together with the UK to effectively finish the accession of its to the Comprehensive as well as Progressive Trans Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).
build an innovative UK Canada Travel Health Dialogue to examine the scope for bilateral cooperation to underpin higher overseas consistency on border as well as traveling methods, and also on exactly how nations work with worldwide traveling health policies in the reactions of theirs to additional different versions as well as worldwide health challenges.