Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
Statement by John Baird: Falk’s Comments Cast Shame on United Nations

Statement by John Baird: Falk’s Comments Cast Shame on United Nations

April 24, 2013 – Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement: “Once again, United Nations official Richard Falk has spewed more mean-spirited,...

Ottawa Site Chosen for Canada’s National Holocaust Monument

April 23, 2013 – On behalf of Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird, the Honourable Tim Uppal, Minister of State (Democratic Reform), today announced that a...

Baird Consults in the West Bank

April 6, 2013 – Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today made the following statement: “Canada’s disagreement with the unilateral path the Palestinians pursued at...

Statement by Mr. Costas Menegakis (Richmond Hill, CPC):

Mr. Speaker, earlier this week the notorious Saeed Mortazavi, a man once known as the Butcher of Tehran, briefly found himself inside the same...

Baird Urges Aggressive Action to Isolate Hezbollah

February 5, 2013 – Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement: “Canada commends Bulgaria for its thorough investigation of last summer’s...

Statement — Baird Condemns Iran’s Continued Nuclear Proliferation

February 1, 2013 – Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement: Canada strongly condemns reports that Iran intends to further expand its...

Statement — Minister Baird Concerned Over Iran’s Involvement in Terror Probe

January 29, 2013 – Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement: “I am concerned about the impartiality of any investigation into...

Minister John Baird condemned Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi’s 2010 comments likening Jews to “apes and pigs”

Appearing yesterday on the CBC news program “Power and Politics” anchored by Evan Solomon, Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird condemned Egyptian President Mohamed...

Canada Again Leads UN Condemnation of Iran

December 20, 2012 – Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement: “Today, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Canada-led resolution...

Baird Expands Sanctions Against Iran

December 11, 2012 – Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement: “Despite intensive efforts by the international community to engage Iran...

Address by Minister Baird to United Nations General Assembly in Opposition to Palestinian Bid for Non-Member Observer State Status

November 29, 2012 – New York City, New York Check Against Delivery Mr. President, Canada opposes this resolution in the strongest terms because it undermines...

Hon. John Baird (Minister of Foreign Affairs, CPC) on Palestinian bid for statehood

“Mr. Speaker, we are tremendously disappointed with the Palestinian Authority for the action it is taking. It is obvious that this will affect our...