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Canada concerned over revelations on Iran’s nuclear activities

Canada concerned over revelations on Iran’s nuclear activities

“Canada is deeply troubled by the recent revelation that Iran has been building a covert uranium enrichment facility for several years.  This is especially...

Cotler only Canadian speaker at Iran rally; Harper government a no-show

OTTAWA – While Stephen Harper skipped out on a critical United Nations meeting in New York this week, Liberal MP Irwin Cotler acted as...

Walking out on Iran

Over the past three and half years, our government has consistently demonstrated leadership in foreign affairs with strong, principled action. This week, with Iranian...

Canada must directly demand Bahari’s release from Iran

OTTAWA – New Democrat Foreign Affairs critic Paul Dewar is calling on the Minister of Foreign Affairs to take advantage of his trip to...

Statement from Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff on Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s speech at the United Nations today

President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad denies the genocide of the Holocaust while inciting a new one against the Jewish people. The global community has a collective...

Minister Cannon Calls in Top Iranian Diplomat to Express Concern Over Continued Detention of Canadian Journalist Maziar Bahari

The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today made the following statement regarding the continued detention of Canadian journalist Maziar Bahari: “Canada reaffirms the...

Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada

Prime Minister Stephen Harper made the following statement today on the situation in Iran:

Minister Cannon Condemns Use of Violence Against Protestors in Iran

The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today made the following statement condemning the use of violence against protestors in Iran:

Statement from Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff on Iran Published on 20 June 2009

Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff today condemned the Government of Iran’s use of violence to stifle peaceful dissent by protesters calling for open and transparent...

Minister Cannon Expresses Concern over Situation in Iran Following Presidential Election

The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today made the following statement regarding the situation in Iran following the presidential ...

Canada Expresses Concern over Iranian Missile Test

The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today expressed deep concern over Iran’s May 20 test launch of a medium-range missile.

Canada Expresses Concern over Iranian Satellite Launch

The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today expressed deep concern over the implications to international security of yesterday’s satellite launch...