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Minister Cannon Calls in Top Iranian Diplomat to Express Concern Over Continued Detention of Canadian Journalist Maziar Bahari

Minister Cannon Calls in Top Iranian Diplomat to Express Concern Over Continued Detention of Canadian Journalist Maziar Bahari

The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today made the following statement regarding the continued detention of Canadian journalist Maziar Bahari: “Canada reaffirms the...

Canada Announces Contribution to Reduce Threat of Weapons of Mass Destruction and Expands Global Partnership Program

The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced a contribution of $180 million to fund new projects under Canada’s Global Partnership Program,...

Minister Cannon Condemns Use of Violence Against Protestors in Iran

The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today made the following statement condemning the use of violence against protestors in Iran:

Minister Cannon Expresses Concern over Situation in Iran Following Presidential Election

The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today made the following statement regarding the situation in Iran following the presidential ...

Canada Hosting Meeting on Gaza Counter-Arms Smuggling Initiative

The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced that Canada is hosting an expert-level meeting on the Gaza Counter-Arms Smuggling...

Israeli expansion ‘illegal move’, Cannon says

OTTAWA - Israel's expansion of settlements into Palestinian territory is an "illegal move" that undermines Middle East peace, says Canada's foreign affairs minister. In...

Canada Expresses Concern over Iranian Missile Test

The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today expressed deep concern over Iran’s May 20 test launch of a medium-range missile.

Foreign Affairs

Hon. Bob Rae (Toronto Centre, Lib.):
 
Mr. Speaker, I have a question for the Minister of Foreign Affairs.

Canada Welcomes the Program of Action to Prevent Arms Smuggling into Gaza

The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, welcomed the announcement of a program of action agreed to at a meeting of experts in...

Minister Cannon Concludes Successful Middle East Visit

The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today wrapped up his first official visit to the Middle East, during which he...

Minister Cannon Concludes Visit to Jordan and Israel

The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today wrapped up meetings in Jordan and Israel, where he met with regional leaders and foreign...

Ministers Cannon and Livni Meet in Jerusalem

The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, and Tzipi Livni, Israel’s Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, met...