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2021

12

Aug

Kanada Suudi Arabistan

Canada’s arms exports to Saudi Arabia violate int’l law: Report

Canada’s arms sales to Saudi Arabia violate international law, a new report published by human rights organizations, namely Amnesty International Canada and Project Ploughshares, said Wednesday. Two prominent groups urged Ottawa to halt further weapons exports to Riyadh and accused Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government of violating the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT), an international agreement […]

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Country: Canada
Source: , DS

11

Aug

Kanadalı gardiyanlar Müslüman

Canadian guards beat Muslim prisoner to death

In the province of Ontario Lindsay Prisonwho died on December 15, 2016 Suleyman Fakiri An important step has been recorded in the legal struggle of his family for his family. Investigating Fakiri’s cause of death, Ontario Forensic Institute Pathology Service Chief Dr. Michael Pollanen presented his report to the court after his examination. Dr. In the Pollanen report; […]

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01

Jun

More than 800 residential school students died in Alberta — advocates say it’s time to find their graves

When Jackie Bromley heard that the remains of 215 children were found at the site of a former residential school in B.C., she had flashbacks to her time at St. Mary’s Residential School on the Blood Reserve in southern Alberta. Bromley, who is now 70, remembers students talking about graves behind the school when she […]

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Country: Canada
Source: , CBC

2020

13

Aug

Canada’s rate of homelessness may be higher than reported: Nanos survey

A new survey suggests the number of Canadians who’ve experienced homelessness in their lives may be higher than reported — and could rise due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The survey, commissioned by the Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness (CAEH) and conducted by Nanos Research, suggests five per cent of Canadians have been homeless themselves, while […]

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Country: Canada
Source: TRT HABER , CTV

10

Apr

Canada lifts ban on arms exports to Saudi Arabia imposed over Khashoggi murder

The Canadian government said Thursday that it had renegotiated the terms of a $14 billion light armored vehicles contract with Saudi Arabia, paving the way for exports to recommence. Vehicle sales had been on hold since 2018 due to tensions between Ottawa and Riyadh over the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and Saudi Arabia’s involvement […]

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Country: Canada
Source: AA , DS

2019

19

Sep

Justin Trudeau wore brownface at 2001 ‘Arabian Nights’ party

Justin Trudeau, Canada’s prime minister, wore brownface makeup to a party at the private school where he was teaching in the spring of 2001. TIME has obtained a photograph of the incident. The photograph has not been previously reported. The picture was taken at an “Arabian Nights”-themed gala. It shows Trudeau, then the 29-year-old son […]

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Country: Canada
Source: Euro News , Time

13

Sep

Green Party candidate out of the race after anti-Muslim social media post surfaces

The Green Party has turfed one of its Ontario candidates over an old social media post in which he spoke about sending a pig carcass to Muslims. Erik Schomann, who was the party’s candidate in Simcoe North, posted a photo of himself helping to roast a pig, with the caption: “We sent the leftovers to Denmark in […]

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Country: Canada
Source: AA , CBC News

10

Sep

Aspiring teachers denied employment as Montreal school boards apply religious symbols ban

A francophone school board in Montreal’s east end has confirmed that it denied employment to two aspiring teachers who wear religious symbols. This comes less than two weeks after the majority of school boards on the island publicly agreed to apply Quebec’s religious neutrality law after initially speaking out against Bill 21. “Both people were […]

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Country: Canada
Source: AA , MsnNews

04

Sep

American Agents at Canadian Borders Deny Entry to Canadian Muslims

Trump had previously imposed a travel ban on seven Muslim-majority countries but the people denied entry are not from any of the countries on the list. A total of six Canadian Muslims have been refused entry to the United States in recent weeks. The incidents have raised concerns among Canadian immigration lawyers. Among the Muslims […]

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Country: Canada
Source: MWN

09

Jul

Canada: Malala can teach in Quebec if she removes hijab

Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai can teach in the Canadian province of Quebec if she removes her hijab, Quebec Education Minister Jean-Francois Roberge said. Quebec recently enacted Bill 21 that bans government employees from wearing religious symbols when dealing with the public, including teachers, nurses and bus drivers. Roberge posted a photo on Twitter […]

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Country: Canada
Source: Euro News , AA