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...

Address by the Honourable John Baird, Minister of Foreign Affairs, to the United Nations General Assembly

Nearly sixty-six years ago, in 1946, one of my predecessors was privileged to represent Canada at the First Session of the United Nations General...

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...

Durban III

Mr. Speaker, I rise today to condemn the events taking place to mark the 10th anniversary of the adoption of the Durban declaration. This...

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...

Greens support process leading to Palestinian statehood

9 September 2011 – 2:31pm OTTAWA – The Green Party of Canada supports the plan of Palestinian officials to ask the United Nations to...

Grandmothers for Gilad Shalit

Mr. Speaker, the second petition is from the Grandmothers for Gilad Shalit, who have been concerned as we approach the fifth anniversary of his...

Egypt

...More generally, I would say that with the broader strategic situation in the region, it is certainly my hope that a...

Egypt

...Egyptians themselves will determine the outcome of these historic events. However, we are concerned, as all parties, governments and actors should...

Egypt

...We have seen flowing from the Muslim Brotherhood the movement that is known as the Islamic Resistance Movement a.k.a. Hamas. Hamas...