NDP: Trudeau Must Accept UN Request to Extend Mali Mission, Help Ensure Operation Success
OTTAWA – Justin Trudeau’s Liberal government has buried a formal request from the United Nations asking Canada to extend its mission in Mali until replacements arrive. For at least a month, Prime Minister Trudeau has been misleading the public by claiming that the UN only asked Canada to stay for one year which is up on August 1.
NDP Condemns Escalation of Hostilities Between Hamas and Israeli Government
Guy Caron, NDP Foreign Affairs Critic issued the following statement:
NDP Calls on the Liberals to Increase the International Assistance Envelope
OTTAWA - Regardless of the additional funding designated for humanitarian and development assistance tabled in the 2018 and 2019 budgets, Canada’s official development assistance continues to be the lowest in history, stalled at less than half of the United Nations target percentage of GNI, which Canada committed to almost 50 years ago.