Joint Statement by President Joe,
President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador,
and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau
January 9, 2023
Canada, Mexico, and the United States condemn the January 8 attacks on Brazil’s democracy and on the peaceful transfer of power. We stand with Brazil as it safeguards its democratic institutions. Our governments support the free will of the people of Brazil. We look forward to working with President Lula on delivering for our countries, the Western Hemisphere, and beyond.