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15:21 ADT (Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016) - Global Affairs Canada

Minister Dion comments on criminal investigation into downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17

Today, as we consider the interim findings of the independent Joint Investigation Team [JIT] on the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17, we are reminded of the unspeakable suffering caused by this tragic attack....

14:17 ADT (Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016) - Veterans Affairs Canada

Minister Hehr reaffirms Government of Canada's commitment to supporting medically releasing members of the Canadian Armed Forces

The Prime Minister gave us a clear mandate to serve Canadian Armed Forces members, Veterans and their families. I can tell you in no uncertain terms that I believe in my responsibility as Canada's Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence....

15:00 ADT (Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016) - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada

Minister Bennett Thanks Outgoing NWAC President Dawn Lavell-Harvard for her dedication in empowering Indigenous Women

"When Indigenous women and girls thrive, our nation is stronger and benefits from the talent and the knowledge of Indigenous women. For forty-two years, the Native Women's Association of Canada has played a vital role in empowering Indigenous women and girls, with the goal of enhancing, promoting and fostering greater social, cultural and economic well-being of First Nations and Métis from coast to coast to coast....

14:00 ADT (Monday, Sep 26, 2016) - Parks Canada

Parks Canada Media Statement – Validation of discovery of HMS Terror

Parks Canada's Underwater Archaeology Team is proud to confirm that the wreck located in Terror Bay on the south-west side of King William Island, Nunavut is that of HMS Terror―the second ship of the ill-fated 1845 Franklin Expedition to find the Northwest Passage....

19:00 ADT (Friday, Sep 23, 2016) - Health Canada

Statement from Health Minister Jane Philpott On Recent Media Coverage Regarding the Safety of Marijuana Dispensaries

In recent days, the Globe and Mail has run a series of articles suggesting that Health Canada has failed to inform the public about unsafe cannabis sold through illegal dispensaries....

18:31 ADT (Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016) - Global Affairs Canada

Canada outraged by attacks on medical workers and aid convoy in Syria and urgently calls for demonstrable commitments to viable ceasefire

The Honourable Stéphane Dion, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, issued a statement following yesterday's attack that killed medical workers from the International Union of Medical Care and Relief Organizations and Monday's attack on a United Nations and Syrian Arab Red Crescent aid convoy in Syria:...

14:25 ADT (Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016) - Public Health Agency of Canada

CPHO Statement - World Alzheimer's Day 2016

On World Alzheimer's Day, let's raise awareness about Alzheimer's and dementia to help Canadians who are living with the disease or affected by it....

09:00 ADT (Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016) - Public Health Agency of Canada

World Alzheimer's Day 2016 September 21, 2016

September 21 marks World Alzheimer's Day - a day to focus on raising awareness, inspiring action, and helping people affected by Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia around the world....

15:08 ADT (Tuesday, Sep 20, 2016) - Transport Canada

Minister Garneau welcomes Transportation Safety Board study on locomotive voice and video recorders

The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, issued the following statement today on the Transportation Safety Board of Canada's report regarding onboard locomotive voice and video recorders....

12:40 ADT (Tuesday, Sep 20, 2016) - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada

Minister Bennett Thanks Former President of the Métis Nation of British Columbia, Bruce Dumont

The Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs, Carolyn Bennett, issued the following statement today: "It is my honour to thank Mr. Bruce Dumont for his many years of dedicated service as president of the Métis Nation of British Columbia (MNBC) which, under his direction, made significant contributions to the advancement of Métis people in British Columbia....

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