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The non-binding Conservative motion passed by a vote of 266-0.
“China is acting with the intent to destroy” Uighurs, Erin O’Toole says.
Tory Leader Erin O’Toole wants the 2022 Winter Olympics relocated out of Beijing.
An international crime demands nothing short of an international intervention.
As an observer of the Kurdish genocide and subsequent referendum, Canada can influence international opinion by leveraging its competencies
Canada has decided to select manageable peacekeeping missions rather than hear the cries of the Hazaras.
They "... are humiliated, terrorized, abused, insulted, evicted, demolished, confiscated, dispossessed, expropriated, beaten
When I was a young child I remember watching my dad as his headaches would start. His eyes would begin to glaze over. In those moments, my dad would regress to a terrified six-year-old boy, speaking in whispered tones in his native Yiddish, begging his sister to be quiet as they hid from the Nazis in a Belgian church.
The horror of the killing fields in Rwanda gave rise to the Responsibility to Protect Doctrine. In a word, if such mass atrocity crimes are being committed, and the state where these crimes are occurring is unwilling or unable to act -- or worse, is the author of such international crimes -- the Responsibility to Protect arises.
In July 1944, some 430,000 Hungarian Jews had been deported to Auschwitz in the space of 10 weeks -- the fastest, cruelest and most efficient mass murder of the Nazi genocide. Yet Wallenberg rescued some 100,000 Jews in six months in Hungary in 1944, demonstrating that one person with the courage to care, and the commitment to act, can confront evil and transform history.