Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
Motion to Support Democratic Aspirations of the Iranian People—Motion in Amendment—Debate Continued

Motion to Support Democratic Aspirations of the Iranian People—Motion in Amendment—Debate Continued

. . .Honourable senators, this resolution is timely and relevant. Time is running out on the...

Motion to Support Democratic Aspirations of the Iranian People—Debate Continued

Honourable senators, I want to thank the honourable senator for his support of this resolution. I agree wholeheartedly with his...

Motion to Support Democratic Aspirations of the Iranian People—Debate Continued

Honourable senators, I am pleased to participate in the debate on Senator Grafstein's motion to support the democratic aspirations of...

Statement by Minister Cannon on IAEA Resolution on Iran

The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today issued the following statement on the recent International Atomic Energy Association (IAEA) resolution on Iran:...

Canada Welcomes UN Resolution on Iranian Human Rights Situation

The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today issued the following statement welcoming the adoption of a resolution on the human rights situation...

Motion to Support Democratic Aspirations of the Iranian People—Debate Continued

Resuming debate on the motion of the Honourable Senator Grafstein, seconded by the...

Iran

Mr. Speaker, it is my honour to present a petition signed by over 100 petitioners in solidarity with the people of Iran.

The...

Iranian Nuclear Capacity and Preparations for War

With his inquiry of February 3, Senator Segal wanted us to examine the issue of Iran's nuclear capacity and his fear that Iran would...

Motion to Support Democratic Aspirations of the Iranian People-Debate Adjourned

pursuant to notice of October 28, 2009, moved:
 
That,
 
(a) Canada ...

Canada Deplores Iran’s Rassam Sentence

The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today made the following statement regarding the sentencing of Hossein Rassam, an Iranian employee of the...

Iran

Mr. Speaker, today, at the United Nations General Assembly, Canada will table the toughest resolution on the human rights situation in Iran. This year...

Iran

Mr. Speaker, the human rights situation in Iran has worsened over the past year, particularly following the violent crackdowns against innocent citizens to stifle...