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STATEMENT BY THE PRIME MINISTER OF CANADA ON THE DEATH OF KIM JONG-IL

Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement on the death of Kim Jong-il: “Kim Jong-il will be remembered as the leader of a totalitarian regime who violated the basic rights of the North Korean people for nearly two decades. “We hope his passing brings positive change allowing the people of North Korea to emerge from six decades of isolation, oppression and misery. The regime's reckless decisions have resulted in North Korea being an impoverished nation and a…
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NEWLY ELECTED CO-CHAIRS SENATOR YONAH MARTIN AND JOE DANIEL OF THE CANADA-KOREA INTER-PARLIAMENTARY FRIENDSHIP GROUP WELCOME THE NEW EXECUTIVE TEAM

OTTAWA - On October 25, 2011 the Canada Korea Inter-Parliamentary Friendship Group held its Annual General Meeting on Parliament Hill to elect new officers. With an expanded membership of 48, the CKIFG anticipates engaging Parliamentarians who are committed to deepening Canada Korea bilateral relations. CLICK FOR MORE...
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CELEBRATING AND HONOURING OCTOBER 1ST - NATIONAL SENIORS DAY

VANCOUVER - In celebration of National Seniors Day (October 1st), a day to honour those who risked their lives in past wars like WWII and the Korean War to defend the freedoms all Canadians enjoy today; and those who have built the foundations of all the communities across Canada - The Honourable Yonah Martin, Government Deputy Whip of the Senate of Canada joins Jeff Shewfelt, Co-CEO of G & F Financial Group to deliver fifteen computers to the senior centre of Korean Seniors Society of BC. …
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STATEMENT - SENATOR YONAH MARTIN: MAY 2011 FEDERAL ELECTION RESULTS

  On May 2, 2011, Canadians gave Prime Minister Stephen Harper and the Conservative Government a strong mandate by electing 167 Conservative Members of Parliament in all regions of our country. As a Conservative Senator, appointed by Prime Minister Stephen Harper, I am privileged to be a part of the National Conservative Caucus and have the opportunity to work closely with colleagues in both Houses. Prime Minister Harper's steadfast leadership has brought us safely out of a global recessio…
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