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Statement by Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau on Israel Independence Day

Statement by Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau on Israel Independence Day

OTTAWA– Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau made the following statement today on Yom Ha’atzmaut, Israel Independence Day: “Today we celebrate Yom Ha’atzmaut with our Israeli friends and...

Minister Kenney issues statement to recognize Israel’s Independence Day

Ottawa, April 15, 2013 — The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, issued the following statement in celebration of Yom Ha’atzmaut,...

The High Price of Harper’s Foreign Policy

Guest post at the Centre for International Policy Studies Blog (University of Ottawa) John Baird’s recent trip to the Middle East—and seemingly incoherent announcements...

Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the 65th anniversary of Israel’s Independence

Ottawa, Ontario Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement to mark Yom Ha’atzmaut, Israel’s Independence Day: “I would like to extend my...

Liberals Call on Canadian Government to Play Constructive Role in Israeli-Palestinian Peace Process

LABRADOR CITY, NL– Liberal Leader Bob Rae made the following statement today on the Israeli-Palestinian peace process: “Liberals welcome U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry’s...

Canada-Israel Relations

Ms. Libby Davies (Vancouver East, NDP): Mr. Speaker, the second petition is from concerned citizens in Toronto. It was circulated by Women in Solidarity...

Minister Baird Meets with Israel’s President Shimon Peres

Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird meets with Israel’s President Shimon Peres in Jerusalem. The Minister discussed a wide range of issues including Canada-Israel bilateral...

Address by Minister Baird at 12th Annual Herzliya Conference

It is a privilege and a pleasure to be with you this evening. This is my third visit to Israel, though my first as...

Minister Baird Meets with Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird meets with Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem as part of a series of high-level meetings. Baird reiterated...

Agreement on Bilateral Cooperation in Industrial Research and Development

Mr. Deepak Obhrai (Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, CPC): Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 32(2), I have the honour to...

Canada-Israel Relations

Ms. Joyce Bateman (Winnipeg South Centre, CPC): Mr. Speaker, when I attended a meeting on Tuesday for the election of a new executive for...

Unilateral Declaration of Independence

Mr. John Carmichael (Don Valley West, CPC): Mr. Speaker, later today, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is due to address the United Nations General Assembly...