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Canada A Vital Ally: King Abdullah

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.28.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Jordan's King Abdullah carried the weight of his desert kingdom's oversized burden in the fight against terrorism to Ottawa on Wednesday, pra...

Canada Giving Jordan $13M To Help Manage Syrian Refugees

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.31.2013 | Canada Politics

AMMAN, Jordan - Canada is giving the Middle Eastern country of Jordan an additional $13 million to help deal with a crush of Syrian refugees.Foreign A...

Who Owns Jerusalem According to International Law?

Mike Fegelman | Posted 04.27.2013 | Canada
Mike Fegelman

True to form of Israel's detractors, the Toronto Star published a commentary this month which engaged in historical revisionism and outright lies by claiming that Israel has no legal claim to Jerusalem and areas of the West Bank, called until a few decades ago "Judea and Samaria", and now referred to by writer Carol Trainor as "occupied territories."

Dewar Crosses House Of Commons Floor To Confront Harper

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.09.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Floor-crossing confrontations in the House of Commons rarely end well, but Prime Minister Stephen Harper and New Democrat Paul Dewar proved t...

Israel, Canada has Accepted your Friend Request

Mike Fegelman | Posted 07.04.2012 | Canada
Mike Fegelman

One of the great myths perpetuated by the media is that Israel stands alone, isolated in the international arena. On the domestic front here in Canada, members of our municipal, provincial, and federal political parties have proudly declared that they are Israel's BFFs. Indeed, much of the same is expected next week when Israeli President Shimon Peres arrives here in Canada.

Reform, Not Revolution in Jordan

Jonathan Duke | Posted 10.24.2011 | Canada
Jonathan Duke