Canada Foreign Affairs Minister

Baird Calls Russian Law 'Mean-Spirited And Hateful'

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.01.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird denounced Russia's controversial new anti-gay law as hateful Thursday, saying it could incite violence.In...

Baird Defends Support For Israel

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.24.2012 | Canada Politics

WASHINGTON - Canada's foreign affairs minister was the keynote speaker Thursday at an event in the U.S. capital honouring religious freedom, forcefull...

Baird To Make History In Myanmar

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.05.2012 | Canada Politics

BANGKOK - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird is planning a landmark visit to Myanmar, a country that has suffered for nearly half a century under the...

Harper Government Won't Vie For UN Security Council Seat

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.26.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Harper government will not mount another campaign for a seat on the United Nations Security Council after Canada's historic defeat last y...