President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva (PT) met this Sunday morning (21), local time in Japan, with the Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau. Both attend the G7 summit in Hiroshima.
At the meeting, the leaders discussed trade between Brazil and Canada, the need for joint efforts to protect the environment. Lula also spoke with Trudeau about the war between Ukraine and Russia.
“Trudeau reinforced that he is happy with the return of Brazilian protagonism in the environmental debate in the world. We are going to work together and I believe that we can double the commercial relations between our countries”, wrote the PT in his Twitter profile.
Before the meeting with the Canadian Prime Minister, Lula visited the Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima.
During the ceremony, the Brazilian president and other authorities laid flowers in tribute to the victims of the atomic bomb in Hiroshima. The nuclear attack took place on August 6, 1945, in World War II.
At the end of this Sunday, Lula will also meet with the president of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky. The Ukrainian leader asked for a bilateral meeting with the PT.
With the Prime Minister of Canada, @JustinTrudeau, which I had the joy of meeting for the first time here at the G7. We talked about trade between our countries, the need for joint efforts to protect the environment, and the war in Ukraine. Trudeau reinforced that he is… pic.twitter.com/ScbeklAB50
— Lula (@LulaOficial) May 21, 2023
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