Minister Sajjan, MP Yvan Baker visit Ukraine

eAwaz Canada News

Kiev – Harjit Sajjan, Minister of International Development and Pacific Economic Development Canada, and Etobicoke Centre MP Yvan Baker, visited Ukraine. Minister Sajjan said: “Just days ago, Russian missiles rained down on cities across Ukraine, killing innocent people. We are here to show our government’s unwavering support for the people of Ukraine, as they fight for their freedom and their …

Melanie Joly

Minister Joly announces additional sanctions on Russian military officials 

eAwaz Canada News

Ottawa – Mélanie Joly, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced that Canada is imposing further sanctions in relation to Russia’s illegal and unjustifiable invasion of Ukraine. Despite calls from the international community to cease its egregious actions, the Russian regime continues to wage its senseless war. As such, to increase pressure on the Russian war machine, Canada is imposing new …

International Paralympic Committee

International Paralympic Committee meet next week to ban Russia

eAwaz Sports News

BERLIN – As calls to ban Russia in sports is growing, the International Paralympic Committee is set to discuss the issue ahead of next week’s Beijing Paralympics. Germany’s Athleten Deutschland said a complete ban of all Russian sports bodies, athletes and officials, and events in Moscow was required after Russian invasion of Ukraine.