Canadian municipalities adopt IHRA's anti-Semitism definition

Canadian municipalities adopt IHRA's anti-Semitism definition

York Regional Council, representing municipalities north of Toronto, adopts IHRA working definition of anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/2/2020, 12:56 AM
Montreal Jewish student harassed over Israel trip

Montreal Jewish student harassed over Israel trip

Canadian Jewish advocacy group criticizes McGill University student council for calling on student to resign over planned Israel trip.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2019, 3:52 AM
Canada votes in favor of UN resolution condemning Israel

Canada votes in favor of UN resolution condemning Israel

Canada changes course, votes in favor of UN resolution in support of Palestinian Arabs' right to self-determination.Elad Benari, 11/20/2019, 6:06 AM
Canadian Jewish organizations condemn attack in Germany

Canadian Jewish organizations condemn attack in Germany

Canadian Jewish organizations call for heightened police security around Jewish institutions in Germany.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2019, 6:44 AM
Canadian Government to appeal court ruling on 'settlement' wine

Canadian Government to appeal court ruling on 'settlement' wine

Jewish groups welcome Government appeal of court ruling that Judea and Samaria wine cannot be labeled as products made in Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/7/2019, 1:08 AM
Jewish Canadian organizations: Suspend funding to UNRWA

Jewish Canadian organizations: Suspend funding to UNRWA

CIJA, B'nai Brith Canada urge government to suspend funding to UN agency for "Palestinian refugees" in wake of corruption report.Elad Benari, 8/1/2019, 5:10 AM
Canadian PM calls for probe of Gaza violence

Canadian PM calls for probe of Gaza violence

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau expresses concern over Gaza violence but fails to mention Hamas role in encouraging it.Elad Benari, 5/17/2018, 3:08 AM
BUYcott fights BDS in Canada

BUYcott fights BDS in Canada

The Canadian Jewish Advocacy (CIJA) is fighting BDS initiatives by actively encouraging the purchase of Israeli products.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2016, 8:18 AM
Swastika graffiti at University of Toronto

Swastika graffiti at University of Toronto

Several swastikas found painted in several locations at the University of Toronto. Local Jewish groups condemn.Dalit Halevi, 10/16/2016, 5:14 AM
Liberals Win Canadian Elections

Liberals Win Canadian Elections

'Dark horse' candidate Justin Trudeau wins, ending Conservative power in Canada. What does that mean for Israel?Dalit Halevi, 10/20/2015, 9:37 AM
Canadian Jewish Group Meets with Jordanian King

Canadian Jewish Group Meets with Jordanian King

Amman encouraged main Jewish caucus CIJA to advocate for a Palestinian state; Syrian refugee program with Canada in the works.Dalit Halevi, 9/25/2015, 3:22 PM
Expert: Syria War Crimes Case at ICC 'Unlikely'

Expert: Syria War Crimes Case at ICC 'Unlikely'

War crimes prosecution can only happen under a regime change, experts say, as Assad is likely to be involved in any short-term solution.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2015, 9:27 AM
Jewish Groups Support Canadian Immigration Reform

Jewish Groups Support Canadian Immigration Reform

C-24 bill could tighten immigration restrictions, bring to justice immigration fraud cases and prevent terrorism, supporters say.Dalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 5/30/2014, 3:09 PM
Anti-Semitic Organization Loses Canadian Funding

Anti-Semitic Organization Loses Canadian Funding

Canadian Arab Federation's appeal to regain government funding fails, after evidence mounts of intense anti-Semitism.Dalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 1/8/2014, 8:48 PM
Canada: Jewish Groups Against Bill 60

Canada: Jewish Groups Against Bill 60

Bill to outlaw religious symbols in the public sphere subject of ongoing criticism from religious groups; CIJA, CJA push for recall.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 12/22/2013, 8:16 AM
Canadian Activists Campaign Against Iran Deal

Canadian Activists Campaign Against Iran Deal

Campaign to verify Iran's compliance with agreement, replace interim measures with permanent end to program.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 11/26/2013, 3:32 PM
Muslim Denies His Inciteful Remarks Were Illegal

Muslim Denies His Inciteful Remarks Were Illegal

Man who called for Israelis to be shot if they don't leave their homes says the remarks were “inflammatory” but not illegal.Elad Benari, 8/13/2013, 4:44 AM
Group Condemns Hateful Remarks at Toronto Rally

Group Condemns Hateful Remarks at Toronto Rally

The Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs condemns the call to murder Israelis at the Al-Quds Day rally in downtown Toronto.Elad Benari, 8/7/2013, 3:44 AM
Group Welcomes Canada's Decision on Iran

Group Welcomes Canada's Decision on Iran

Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs welcomes Canada's decision to cut off ties with Iran, says it is "an appropriate Canadian response."Elad Benari, 9/9/2012, 6:00 AM
Canadian Jewish Group: Boycott United Church

Canadian Jewish Group: Boycott United Church

Canadian Jewish community called to cut ties with the United Church of Canada after it affirms a boycott of 'settlements'.Elad Benari, 8/31/2012, 4:16 AM