Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
Liberals Urge Restraint and Renewed Dialogue Following UN vote on Palestine

Liberals Urge Restraint and Renewed Dialogue Following UN vote on Palestine

OTTAWA– Liberal Leader Bob Rae made the following statement today on the passing of a resolution in the United Nations General Assembly to accord...

Liberal Leader, Bob Rae, on the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

OTTAWA– Liberal Leader Bob Rae made the following statement today on Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’ decision to pursue a bid for Non-member Observer...

Irwin Cotler: Today could have been Palestine’s 65th birthday

Today, the Palestinian Authority is seeking Observer Status at the UN General Assembly with a view to securing a UN General Assembly vote later...

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...

Unilateral Palestinian bid for statehood

Mr. Speaker, tomorrow, rather than joining Israel at the negotiation table, the Palestinian Authority will submit a written request for independent statehood at the...

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...

United Nations

Mr. Speaker, on Friday, the leader of the Palestinian Authority confirmed what had long been rumoured: the Palestinians intend to seek full membership and...

Foreign Affairs

Think what we could have done as a member of the UN Security Council. We could have stopped the parade of one-sided resolutions, restored...

Canada Supports Continuation of Peace Talks

Canada is encouraged by the parties’ resolve to continue their participation in direct peace talks, and supports U.S. efforts to create the conditions to...

Canada Welcomes U.S. Proposal to Restart Middle East Peace Talks

“We welcome Secretary of State Clinton’s invitation to Israel and the Palestinian Authority to resume direct negotiations in Washington, D.C., on September 2. Canada...

Canada Denounces Terrorist Dedication

“The Government of Canada stands firmly opposed to terrorism and strongly denounces any efforts to glorify terrorists and their deplorable actions....

Israel

It is based on negotiations between two parties to permit stability and peace between these two...