Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
Statement by Mr. Deepak Obhrai (Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, CPC) on Foreign Affairs

Statement by Mr. Deepak Obhrai (Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, CPC) on Foreign Affairs

Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 32(2), I have the honour to table, in both official languages, three treaties: “Agreement between the Government of...

House of Commons Oral Questions by Mr. Deepak Obhrai (Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, CPC)

“Mr. Speaker, today our government announced new sanctions against the Iranian regime, including the listing of an additional 98 entities, ratcheting up the pressure...

MPs on Israel-Gaza conflict

MPs Deepak Obhrai, Paul Dewar and John McKay discuss the conflict between Israel and Gaza: Source

Iran

Mr. Chair, I am pleased to rise this evening to kick off the debate on this motion regarding the horrific human rights situation in...

Oral Question / Syria

Hon. Dominic LeBlanc (Beauséjour, Lib.): Mr. Speaker, Canadians were distressed by the Russian and Chinese veto of a UN Security Council resolution aimed to...

Oral Question / Syria

Ms. Hélène Laverdière (Laurier-Sainte-Marie, NDP): Mr. Speaker, the situation in Syria continues to deteriorate. The people of Homs continue to be shot and killed....

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...

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...

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...

Zimbabwe is willing to supply uranium to Iran

Mr. Speaker, our government is deeply concerned by reports that Zimbabwe is willing to supply uranium to Iran.

Human Rights Situation in Iran

As far as we are concerned, the Baha'i in Iran are Iranian citizens. Like any other Iranian citizens, it is deplorable that their human...

Human Rights Situation in Iran

Mr. Chair, as we have heard this evening, the human rights situation in Iran is deteriorating rapidly. We have heard disheartening reports of the...