OTTAWA – Jenica Atwin has adjusted her position on Israel to align with the governing Liberal party she joined just four days ago. The Fredericton MP left the Greens on Thursday after openly criticizing party leader Annamie Paul’s call for de-escalation of the recent deadly hostilities between Israel and Palestinians.
OTTAWA – Canada welcomes a ceasefire ending the 11-day war between Israel and Hamas that left hundreds of people dead, Foreign Affairs Minister Marc Garneau says. In a statement posted on his Twitter account Thursday night, Garneau said Ottawa urges Israelis and Palestinians to bring down the temperature. “We are
Air Canada has cancelled a flight that was scheduled to depart for Israel on Tuesday amid violence in the region and says it is monitoring the situation to determine any further changes to its flight schedule. The flight had already been delayed for 24 hours and the airline said Wednesday
OTTAWA – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says a recent vote by Canada to support a UN resolution endorsing Palestinian self-determination is not a shift in Canada’s policy against singling out Israel for criticism on the international stage. Trudeau made the remarks at a menorah lighting on Parliament Hill Monday, where
TORONTO — A West Bank winery at the centre of a politically sensitive Canadian labelling case is asking to be heard in a legal challenge of a ruling that its wines cannot be labelled as “Products of Israel.” In a filing with the Federal Court of Appeal, Psagot Winery argues