Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada to mark Chanukah

Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada to mark Chanukah

Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement to mark Chanukah: “More than two thousand years ago, a small group of Jewish believers...

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...

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...

Durban III

Mr. Speaker, I rise today to condemn the events taking place to mark the 10th anniversary of the adoption of the Durban declaration. This...

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...

Minister of International Trade Fast Announces $5-Million Allocation to Science and Technology Partnership with Israel

The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, today announced that the Government of Canada has allocated $5-million...

Minister Kenney issues statement on the final report of the Canadian Parliamentary Coalition to Combat Antisemitism

The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, issued the following statement on yesterday’s release of the final report of the Canadian...

Minister Kenney issues statement recognizing Israeli Independence Day

The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, issued the following statement recognizing Yom Ha’atzmaut – Israeli Independence Day: “This national day,...

STATEMENT BY THE PRIME MINISTER OF CANADA ON THE 63RD ANNIVERSARY OF ISRAEL’S INDEPENDENCE

Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement to mark Yom Ha’atzmaut (Israel Independence Day) celebrations: “Today, on the 63rd anniversary of Israel’s...

STATEMENT BY PRIME MINISTER STEPHEN HARPER ON THE COMMEMORATION OF YOM HASHOAH (HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY)

Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement on the commemoration of Yom Hashoah: “On Yom HaShoah, Canadians of all faiths will stand...