Posts Tagged ‘ Stephen Harper ’

Ukrainian-Canadians have a strong voice in Ottawa

Feb 1st, 2014 | By

KATHRYN BLAZE CARLSON OTTAWA — The Globe and Mail Published Saturday, Feb. 01 2014, 6:00 AM EST Last updated Saturday, Feb. 01 2014, 6:00 AM EST The pair of cabinet ministers delivered their announcement not alone, but flanked by about two dozen Conservative caucus members who have ties to Ukraine or represent constituents who do.…

PM Harper says he’s concerned about violence in Ukraine

Jan 25th, 2014 | By

The Canadian Press Published Saturday, January 25, 2014 9:04AM EST COLONGNE, Germany — Prime Minister Stephen Harper has expressed concern about the escalating violence in Ukraine. Harper made a mid-flight statement to the media shortly after his plane took off from Amman, Jordan, en route to Ottawa following his first visit to the Middle East.…

Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on developments in Ukraine

Dec 11th, 2013 | By

Pretoria, South Africa 11 December 2013 Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement on developments in Ukraine: “Canada is deeply concerned with last night’s developments in Ukraine. The decision by Ukrainian authorities to use riot police against peaceful protests in Kyiv’s Maidan Square is undemocratic and excessive. It is particularly troubling as it…