Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
Recent Statements

Foreign Affairs

 

Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleague.  I can assure him that Canada's position has not changed. Canada considers settlement expansion unhelpful to efforts to...

Foreign Affairs

Mr. Speaker, one might quibble in terms of the proximity of Israel's closest ally but, as I said, our long-standing position has not changed....

Foreign Affairs

Mr. Speaker, Israel has authorized the construction of 900 new homes in East Jerusalem, even though its annexation has never been recognized by Canada...

Foreign Affairs

Mr. Speaker, according to George Mitchell, the U.S. special envoy to the Middle East, this project threatens the chances of negotiations with Palestinian authorities...

Motion to Support Democratic Aspirations of the Iranian People—Debate Continued

Resuming debate on the motion of the Honourable Senator Grafstein, seconded by the...

Criminal Code

The House resumed from October 22 consideration of the motion that Bill S-205, An Act to ...

Darfur

Mr. Speaker, I am please to present a second petition from residents of Manitoba .
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Industry Minister Clement to Explore Improved Trade Relations During Visit to Israel

The Honourable Tony Clement, Minister of Industry, will arrive in Tel Aviv tomorrow to begin five days of meetings that will focus on Canada–Israel trade...

Canada Congratulates New Lebanese Government

(No. 339 - November 10, 2009 - 3:05 p.m. EST) The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today issued the following statement regarding...

Darfur Commitment

Honourable senators, I will take the honourable senator's question as notice, because he has asked specific questions about our efforts in Darfur. The government...

Darfur Commitment

Honourable senators, my question is directed to the Leader of the Government in the Senate. In 2005, I was given the responsibility by then...

Jacques Saada

Mr. Speaker, I would like to extend my heartfelt congratulations to the hon. Jacques Saada for being made a Commandeur de l'Ordre de la...