Baird Israel

Half Of Us Would Prefer They Butt Out

CBC | Posted 02.05.2013 | Canada Politics

Nearly half of Canadians polled would prefer the federal government be neutral when it comes to Israel and the Palestinian Territories, a new poll sug...

Israel's Settlement Plan Not Helpful To Peace: Baird

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.04.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird says Israel's plan to build new settlements on territory claimed by the Palestinians is not helping the c...

Baird Hails 'Miracle' Of Israel

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.20.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - With hope of an Israel-Gaza ceasefire beckoning Tuesday, Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird hailed the "miracle" of a Zionist Israel while U...

Baird Says Military Strike Against Iran 'On The Table'

CP | Yeonathan Tommer, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.02.2012 | Canada Politics

HERZLIYA, Israel - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird wrapped up his visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories Wednesday with the hope Israel's...

'There Is No Better Friend To Israel Than Canada'

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.31.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada firmly backs the call by Israel's prime minister for the Palestinians to resume peace talks without conditions.Foreign Affairs Ministe...

Baird Brings Pro-Israel Baggage On Trip

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.18.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird faces some major diplomatic fence mending when he kicks off a two-day Persian Gulf trip this week in the ...