Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
Statement by George Takach: ‘Israel should not be used for partisan gain’

Statement by George Takach: ‘Israel should not be used for partisan gain’

I’d like to make clear my position on Canada’s relationship with Israel. Israel is a democracy. Israel has an absolute right to exist. Israelis...

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...

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...

NDP Critical of Government Stance

In Ottawa, New Democrat Leader Tom Mulcair called the resolution a reasonable request by the Palestinians and criticized the government’s decision to vote against...

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...

Liberals Reaffirm Position that Direct Negotiations Are the Only Path to Resolve 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...