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Canada condemns attack on refugee centre in Libya

Canada strongly condemns the airstrike on the migrant and refugee detention centre in Tajoura, Libya, that occurred today. Our thoughts are with the wounded and the families of those killed in this attack. “Canada calls […]

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Carr boosts Canadian business ties with Israel

Winnipeg: Canada and Israel have long been connected through a legacy of friendship, mutually beneficial trading relationships and a shared conviction in democracy spanning more than 70 years. The modernized Canada-Israel Free Trade Agreement recently […]

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Canada imposes sanctions on Nicaraguan officials

In coordination with the United States, Canada is announcing sanctions in response to gross and systematic human rights violations that have been committed in Nicaragua. Canada is imposing sanctions against key members of the Government […]

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Philippines dumped garbage back to Canada

Tonnes of garbage sent to the Philippines years ago was shipped back to Canada on Friday after a festering diplomatic row, as Asian nations increasingly reject serving as dumping grounds for international trash. After a […]

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Canada marks international day of UN peacekeepers

PR: “On this International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers, Canada salutes the vital work done by all peacekeepers—women and men—to end conflict, restore stability and protect millions of vulnerable people. “We are proud of the […]

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Brunei gets new Canadian envoy

Ottawa: Canadian FM Chrystia Freeland appoints Jeanette Stovel as High Commissioner in Brunei Darussalam. Ms. Stovel replaces Caterina Ventura. Jeanette Stovel biography: (BA Hons [East Asian Studies], McGill University, 1986; Executive MBA, Warsaw School of […]