stephane dion foreign affairs
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Andrei Karlov was shot to death Monday at the opening of a photo exhibit in Ankara.
Dion steered clear of weighing in directly on comments Donald Trump made during the U.S. election campaign.
"If you're willing to take me back, I'm willing to come home.''
"We must aim to avert crises before they reach a point that requires military intervention."
He was shuffled out of his position leading a cabinet climate change committee.
Canada has expressed sharp concerns over Turkey's imposition of a three-month state of emergency.
"Canadian officials are working closely with the authorities to confirm whether there were any additional Canadian citizens on board."
His analysis undercut the criticism levelled at the government last week in an open letter by Amnesty International and Project Ploughshares, among others.
The previous Conservative government approved the Saudi LAV contract and the Liberals have decided to honour it.