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  • Ukraine mentioned in House of Commons Debate on Canada-Korea Economic Growth and Prosperity Act

    It was interesting that when the president of Ukraine addressed the House of
    Commons, one of the things he made reference to was the need to have a free trade
    agreement with Ukraine. When one thinks about it, Ukraine is moving rapidly toward
    freer trade association with the European Union, yet Canada seems to be putting that
    issue on


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    STATEMENT BY THE PRIME MINISTER OF CANADA ANNOUNCING THE INTENT TO IMPOSE ADDITIONAL SANCTIONS ON RUSSIA

    Ottawa, Ontario
    29 July 2014
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement announcing that Canada intends to impose additional sanctions on Russia in concert with allies and partners:
    “On July 24th, 2014, we announced strengthened sanctions on arms manufacturers and energy and financial entities with significant links to the Russian Government.
    “In the wake of continued aggression


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    STATEMENT BY THE PRIME MINISTER OF CANADA ANNOUNCING FURTHER SANCTIONS

    This document is also available at http://pm.gc.ca
    Date: July 24, 2014
    For immediate release
     
    STATEMENT BY THE PRIME MINISTER OF CANADA ANNOUNCING FURTHER SANCTIONS
     
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement announcing new economic sanctions and travel bans against Ukrainian individuals, as well as economic sanctions against Ukrainian entities and a broad range of entities related to various


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    NDP Supports Democracy and Diplomacy in Ukraine

    2014 05 29
    NDP Supports Democracy and Diplomacy in Ukraine
    The NDP is congratulating the Ukrainian people on exercising their democratic rights in elections last weekend.
     “The resilience and determination of the Ukrainian people in the face of violence and intimidation by armed groups is impressive and inspiring,” said NDP Foreign Affairs Critic Paul Dewar (Ottawa Centre). “With


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    Baird Condemns Provocateurs in Eastern Ukraine

    To view this document on the department website, please click on the following link: http://www.international.gc.ca/media/aff/news-communiques/2014/04/07a.aspx 
    Baird Condemns Provocateurs in Eastern Ukraine
    April 7, 2014 - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement:
    “Canada strongly condemns the agents provocateurs that are fomenting unrest in the three Ukrainian oblasts of Kharkiv, Donetsk and Luhansk.
    “Canada calls for calm and for


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    UCC Welcomes Prime Minister Harper’s Visit to Ukraine

    20 March 2014
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
     
    UCC WELCOMES PRIME MINISTER HARPER’S VISIT TO UKRAINE
    The Ukrainian Canadian Congress welcomes the announcement by the Prime Minister of Canada, the Right Honourable Stephen Harper to visit Ukraine on March 22. He is the first leader of the G7 countries to travel to Ukraine since the beginning of the crisis


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    Prime Minister Stephen Harper announces additional sanctions against Yanukovych regime

    February 20, 2014Ottawa, Ontario
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement on Canada’s response to the escalation of violence in Ukraine:
    “Canada continues to be outraged by the ongoing violence in Ukraine. Our Government has responded by introducing a travel ban on the regime’s senior leaders and announcing medical aid to assist the protestors in


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