Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
ACT NOW: Urgent steps needed to confront the Iranian threat

ACT NOW: Urgent steps needed to confront the Iranian threat

Two weeks ago, the International Atomic Energy Agency released its most damning and conclusive report on Iran’s drive to obtain nuclear weapons.   We need...

Iran and Sponsors of Terrorism

Mr. Parm Gill (Brampton—Springdale, CPC): Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to speak in favour of Bill C-10, the safe streets and communities bill. Canadians...

Address by the Honourable John Baird, Minister of Foreign Affairs, to the United Nations General Assembly

Nearly sixty-six years ago, in 1946, one of my predecessors was privileged to represent Canada at the First Session of the United Nations General...

Statement by Minister Baird on Situation in Israel

Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement condemning the terrorist attacks in southern Israel: “Canada condemns in the strongest terms the...

Statement by Liberal Leader Bob Rae on on the terrorist attacks on the Israeli-Egyptian border

TORONTO — Liberal Leader Bob Rae made the following statement today following the deadly attacks on the Israeli-Egyptian border: “Today’s violent incidents on the...

Minister Cannon Condemns Rocket Attacks Against Israel

The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today issued the following statement on the rocket attacks against Israel launched from the Gaza Strip:...

Bill S-215, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (suicide bombings)

Enacting such legislation is not only an important substantive act at this point, but an important symbolic act. It would send a message and...

Bill S-215, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (suicide bombings)

    Madam Speaker, I want to join with the previous speakers in support of the legislation and also take the opportunity to thank former...

Bill S-215, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (suicide bombings)

    The real reason for passing this bill, and I believe my colleagues in the NDP are overwhelmingly, if not unanimously, in support of...

Bill S-215, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (suicide bombings)

    Our support for the measure before us rests on the fact that the Bloc Québécois cares about keeping all Quebeckers safe and protecting...

Bill S-215, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (suicide bombings)

    Suicide attack is the most virulent and horrifying form of terrorism in the world today. The mere rumour of an impending suicide attack...

Bill S-215, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (suicide bombings)

Bill S-215 is a short bill, but it has a very important purpose, and that is to denounce the barbaric practice of suicide bombing...