Canada Syria Crisis

Is Canada Failing In The Face Of A Humanitarian Crisis?

CBC | Posted 05.09.2014 | Canada Politics

The UN agency responsible for refugees is calling on Canada to increase the number of Syrian refugees it is willing to resettle because of the deepeni...

Baird: Assad Should Not Be Given Time To Hand Over Chemical Weapons

CP | The Canadian Press, The Associated Press | Posted 11.14.2013 | Canada Politics

ISTANBUL - Canada's foreign minister John Baird is calling Syria's offer to begin providing information on its chemical arsenal 30 days after it signs...

Direct Canadian Military Role In Syria Unlikely: NATO Source

CP | Murray Brewster and Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.28.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada's support of U.S.-led military action against Syria is likely to be only symbolic, in a strike that could last as little as a day, a N...

Emergency Syria Debate

CBC | Posted 07.07.2013 | Canada Politics

MPs held an emergency debate in the House of Commons on Canada's role in Syria amid renewed concerns about chemical weapons and Israel's involvement i...

Syria Tops Agenda On Baird's Middle East Visit

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.09.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird is heading to the Middle East on Friday to meet Lebanon's prime minister and tour a refugee camp in Jorda...

Canadian Embassy Closes In Syria

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.05.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada is closing its embassy in Damascus.Foreign Affairs says all Canadian diplomats have now left Syria.The department says any Canadians r...