Ministry of Foreign Affairs Statement


The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is confirming that it has formally approached the Canadian High Commission in Georgetown seeking explanation regarding certain breaches of protocol.

In keeping with normal diplomatic procedures a Note was dispatched on Monday 7 January to the High Commission and meetings were subsequently held on Wednesday 9 January and today with the High Commissioner.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is duty bound to seek clarification on reports of breaches of diplomatic protocol by a foreign mission. This process in ongoing and the Ministry is working with the Canadian High Commission to ensure that the matter reaches a satisfactory conclusion.

January 11, 2019


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