‘Saudi embassy in Canada following the course of investigation into the death of a Saudi child at day care,’ Al-Riyadh (Saudi Arabia), 9 March 2014

Originally posted on The Edinburgh Arabic Initiative:
A four-month-old Saudi child has died at an unlicensed day care run by a Canadian woman out of her private apartment in Toronto, Ontario. The Saudi embassy in Ottawa is waiting for Canadian authorities to complete their investigation into the child’s death before taking the necessary legal action.–…

Yemen

‘Canadian Foreign Ministry: What has been achieved in Yemen is a historical accomplishment,’ al-Thawra News (Yemen), 31 January 2014

Originally posted on The Edinburgh Arabic Initiative:
Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs John Baird recently congratulated Yemen on the success of its National Dialogue Conference. Baird considered the conference a historical achievement, paving the way for freedom, democracy, human rights and the Rule of Law in Yemen. The Foreign Minister also confirmed that Canada will…

‘Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs meets Council of Arab League Ambassadors at headquarters of Palestinian Delegation,’ Ma’an (Palestine), 10 January 2014

Originally posted on The Edinburgh Arabic Initiative:
Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs met in Ottawa with Arab ambassadors to discuss Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s upcoming trip to the region. Baird has forged a good personal relationship with the Palestinian ambassador to Canada, who hoped that Harper’s trip to Palestine will help strengthen bilateral relations. –…

Egypt

‘Egyptian Foreign Minister meets his Canadian counterpart to discuss bilateral relations,’ al-Mogaz (Egypt), 23 January 2014

Originally posted on The Edinburgh Arabic Initiative:
The foreign ministers of Egypt and Canada met on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos to discuss regional issues in the Middle East of mutual interest, especially the crisis in Syria and Geneva II, as well as how to develop Egyptian-Canadian bilateral relations. – –…

‘Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs: Israeli settlements in the West Bank are illegal,” el-Nashra (Lebanon), 20 January 2014

Originally posted on The Edinburgh Arabic Initiative:
The Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs confirmed that Israeli settlements in the West Bank violate UNSC resolutions and that Canada does not recognize Israeli control over Palestinian territory taken in 1967. – – الخارجية الكندية: الاستيطان الإسرائيلي في الضفة الغربية غير شرعي ٢٠ يناير ٢٠١٤ أكدت وزارة الخارجية…