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

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...

House of Commons Oral Question by Mr. John Weston (West Vancouver—Sunshine Coast—Sea to Sky Country, CPC)

“Mr. Speaker, despite efforts by the international community to engage Iran on its nuclear program, the regime continues its refusal to comply with international...

Trudeau talks politics with Toronto’s future voters

Call it a running head start to win votes. Federal Liberal leadership hopeful Justin Trudeau was in Toronto Tuesday, charming a future generation of...

Statement by Irwin Cotler — Nuclear Terrorism Act

…We must view nuclear weapons for the use to which they could perhaps be dangerously put in support of these regimes’ genocidal intent. We...

Cotler Letter to Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon

Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon New York, NY 10027 Dear Secretary-General: Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s upcoming address to the 67th session of...

COTLER: GOVERNMENT’S DECISION HIGHLIGHTS URGENT NEED FOR INITIATIVES ON IRAN

Montreal –M.P. Irwin Cotler, International Chair of the Responsibility to Prevent Coalition on the dangers of a nuclear, genocidal, terrorist-supporting, and rights-violating Iran, said...

Canada Closes Embassy in Iran, Expels Iranian Diplomats from Canada

September 7, 2012 – Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement: “Canada has closed its embassy in Iran, effective immediately, and...

ACT NOW: Strong Canadian response to growing Iranian threats

On Friday, September 7th, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon. John Baird, announced that in response to Iran’s growing violations of international law and...

MP Bezan Applauds Suspension of Diplomatic Ties with Iran

Selkirk, MB – James Bezan, Member of Parliament for Selkirk Interlake issued the following statement after the Minister of Foreign Affairs, John Baird announced...

Irwin Cotler: Canada must fight Iranian incitement to genocide

When Prime Minister Harper meets with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Ottawa this week, the Iranian nuclear threat – which is dominating international discussion...

Ending Iranian terrorism — what the world can do

The recent suicide bombing of an airport tourist bus in the Bulgarian city of Burgas – which killed five Israelis and the Bulgarian bus...

Irwin Colter: Combating Iran’s cycle of denial, deception, and delay

Next Tuesday, Iran and six major powers – the permanent members of the UN Security Council and Germany (the P5+1) – will hold yet...