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Will the minister make it clear to the Israeli government that the situation is unacceptable ...

Israel

I indicated to Prime Minister Netanyahu and would indicate to all involved in this particular conflict that I hope they...

Israel

Mr. Speaker, many Canadians have expressed concern about the possibility that potential peace talks between the...

Israel

Mr. Speaker, the Bloc Québécois wishes to join in the strong condemnation of the recent ...

Canada Concerned by Settlement Expansion in East Jerusalem

“The Government of Canada regrets the Government of Israel’s announcement of plans for the construction of further housing units in East Jerusalem.

“Consistent with...

Canada Calls for Resumption of Middle East Negotiations

The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today made the following statement welcoming Israel’s announcement of a 10-month suspension on construction in settlements...

Middle East

Mr. Speaker, I am honoured that the report of the parliamentary delegation to the West Bank and Gaza ...

Foreign Affairs

 

Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleague.  I can assure him that Canada's position has not changed. Canada considers settlement expansion unhelpful to efforts to...

Foreign Affairs

Mr. Speaker, one might quibble in terms of the proximity of Israel's closest ally but, as I said, our long-standing position has not changed....

Foreign Affairs

Mr. Speaker, Israel has authorized the construction of 900 new homes in East Jerusalem, even though its annexation has never been recognized by Canada...

Foreign Affairs

Mr. Speaker, according to George Mitchell, the U.S. special envoy to the Middle East, this project threatens the chances of negotiations with Palestinian authorities...

Minister Cannon Concludes Successful Visit to Maghreb and Middle East

The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today concluded a successful visit to Libya, Israel and Saudi Arabia.

While in Tripoli, Minister Cannon met...