The US and Canada will strengthen cooperation in the military, space and cyber spheres

Canada and the US will continue to work to strengthen military cooperation, as well as in the field of space and cyber security, said in a joint statement by US President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, distributed by the press service of the White House following a meeting of the two leaders.

“We are strategically important allies in the field of security protection in North America and other parts of the world where NATO is present … We will work to modernize and expand our partnership,” the statement said after the meeting in Washington.

Also, the parties agreed to strengthen cooperation in the field of space security within the framework of NORAD (United States Aerospace Defense System and Canada) and in cyberspace, the statement said.