Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
Unilateral Palestinian bid for statehood

Unilateral Palestinian bid for statehood

Mr. Speaker, tomorrow, rather than joining Israel at the negotiation table, the Palestinian Authority will submit a written request for independent statehood at the...

United Nations

Mr. Speaker, last week the leader of the Palestinian Authority announced his intention to unilaterally approach the UN Security Council this Friday to seek...

United Nations

Mr. Speaker, on Friday, the leader of the Palestinian Authority confirmed what had long been rumoured: the Palestinians intend to seek full membership and...

Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the attack on the Israeli Embassy in Cairo

10 September 2011 Ottawa, Ontario Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement on the attack on the Israeli Embassy in Cairo: “Our...

Jerusalem Explosion

Mr. Speaker, earlier today, an explosion occurred in a crowded market in Jerusalem.

Forest Fire in Northern Israel

Canada and Canadians will respond to this tragedy. Israel's request for assistance in fighting this fire needs a speedy and firm "yes" from federal...

Bloc Québécois

Mr. Speaker, as soon as I learned about this event, I asked the RCMP to explain its involvement. I have asked it to immediately...

Bloc Québécois

Mr. Speaker, we recently discovered that some Bloc members are supporting a conference that will be attended by the executive director of an NGO...

Ignatieff says Liberals ‘stand with Israel’

"We stand shoulder to shoulder with the democratic state of Israel. End of story."

Harper Government Announces Exploratory Talks to Expand the Canada-Israel Free Trade Agreement

“The Canada-Israel Free Trade Agreement has been tremendously beneficial for our two countries. Two-way merchandise trade has more than doubled since its implementation,” said...

International Trade Minister Van Loan Outlines Canada’s Free Trade Leadership to Canada Israel Chamber of Commerce

Canada and Israel are working together to expand trade and investment, to promote innovation and to create jobs and opportunities for both Canadians and...

Minister of State Kent to Engage Israel on Americas Strategy

The Honourable Peter Kent, Minister of State of Foreign Affairs (Americas), today announced that he will visit Israel from August 31 to September 8,...