US President Joe Biden plans to travel to Canada at the end of March. Together with his wife Jill, the first lady, he will be in Canada's capital Ottawa on March 23 and 24, the White House said.
The aim of the visit is to strengthen the partnership between the two countries. At a meeting with Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Biden also wants to talk about cooperation in the field of defense and modernization of the North American Air Defense Command Norad. The talks are also said to be about supporting Ukraine, which has been attacked by Russia.