Halifax International Security Forum Announces Dates of the 2016 Forum

January 13, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 13, 2016 WASHINGTON, DC – Halifax International Security Forum announced today that the 8th Halifax International Security Forum will take place November 18-20, 2016 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The annual Forum brings together democratic security leaders from more than 60 countries to address the most pressing international security challenges. “As local […]

Advisory: Canadian Defence Minister to Close 2015 Halifax International Security Forum

November 22, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 22nd 2015 (Halifax, Nova Scotia) – The Honourable Harjit Sajjan, Canadian Minister of National Defence, and Peter Van Praagh, President of the Halifax International Security Forum, will participate in a press conference to close the 7th annual Halifax International Security Forum. DATE: Sunday, November 22nd, 2015 TIME: 2:30PM (Atlantic) LOCATION: Harbour […]

2015 Halifax International Security Forum Comes to a Close

November 22, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 22, 2015 Halifax, Nova Scotia – President of the Halifax International Security Forum, Peter Van Praagh, was joined by Canadian Minister of National Defence, The Hon. Harjit Sajjan, to officially close the 7th annual Forum this afternoon in Halifax, Nova Scotia. “I thank Minister Harjit Sajjan and all of our panelists […]

Jolevski holds meetings at sidelines of Halifax forum

November 22, 2015

“At the sidelines of the Halifax International Security Forum, Defense Minister Zoran Jolevski held Saturday meetings with Canadian, Lithuanian, Albanian, and Dutch counterparts…” MACEDONIAN INFORMATION AGENCY: Jolevski holds meetings at sidelines of Halifax forum

Defence Minister asks Canadians to ‘remain vigilant’ after Turkish Airlines bomb threat

November 22, 2015

“Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan is asking Canadians to “remain vigilant” and trust in the country’s security forces after a Turkish Airlines flight made an emergency landing in Halifax following a bomb threat Saturday night. Speaking at a press conference from the Halifax International Security Forum Sunday afternoon, Sajjan said Canadians should stay alert in the wake […]