Trudeau in Bali

Trudeau announces additional military assistance for Ukraine 

eAwaz Canada News

Bali – As Russia continues its brutal, unjustifiable invasion of Ukraine, Canada will continue to stand shoulder to shoulder with the Ukrainian people and our allies, in defence of our shared values of peace, democracy, and human rights. We will continue to use every tool at our disposal to support Ukraine and hold Russia accountable. Today, at the G20 Summit …

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 …

Foreign Minister Melanie Joly

Canada imposes sanctions on Russian oil, gas, chemical industries

eAwaz Canada News

Los Angeles – Mélanie Joly, Minister of Foreign Affairs, has announced that Canada is imposing new sanctions under the Special Economic Measures (Russia) Regulations in response to Russian President Vladimir Putin’s ongoing egregious and unjustifiable invasion of Ukraine. These new measures impose a ban on the export of 28 services vital for the operation of the oil, gas and chemical industries, …

Canada enacts Emergencies Act

Trudeau thinks it’s “absolutely right” more people using word genocide for Russian actions in Ukraine

eAwaz Canada News

Ottawa -Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told reporters at a news conference in Laval, Quebec, it is “absolutely right” more people are using the word genocide for Russian actions in Ukraine, but refrained from using it himself. He said: “There are official processes around determinations of genocide, but I think it’s absolutely right that more people be talking and using the …

Melanie Joly

Canada imposes additional sanctions on Belarusian leadership

eAwaz Canada News

Ottawa – Mélanie Joly, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced that Canada is imposing new sanctions under the Special Economic Measures (Belarus) Regulations in response to the Lukashenko regime’s involvement in Vladimir Putin’s illegal and unjustifiable invasion of Ukraine. These new measures impose restrictions on 22 senior officials of Belarus’s Department of Defence who supported the attack, notably by allowing their country …

Champions League

UK PM wants Champions League final moved from Russia

eAwaz Sports News

LONDON (AP) The British government led calls for the Champions League final to be taken off Russia by European football’s governing body on Tuesday to punish its deepening intervention in Ukraine. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson highlighted concerns about the showpiece men’s game being played in St. Petersburg on May 28 as he urged Russian President Vladimir Putin not to …