Showing posts with label Canada. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Canada. Show all posts

Thursday, July 28, 2022

Pope's apology for abuses at Catholic residential schools, in Canada, not enough

The Canadian government made clear Wednesday that Pope Francis’ apology to Indigenous peoples for abuses in the country’s church-run residential schools didn't go far enough, suggesting that reconciliation over the fraught history is still very much a work in progress. [FRANCE 24 English]

Wednesday, February 16, 2022

Καναδάς : Περισσότεροι από 50 τάφοι βρέθηκαν στην περιοχή δύο πρώην σχολείων για παιδιά ιθαγενών

 

Η Keeseekoose, μια ιθαγενής κοινότητα στον Καναδά, ανακοίνωσε την ανακάλυψη 54 πιθανών τάφων χωρίς σήμα που βρίσκονται στο έδαφος δύο πρώην οικιστικών σχολείων για παιδιά των Γηγενών Πρώτων Εθνών (Αυτόχθονες πληθυσμοί).

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 Keeseekoose, una comunidad indígena de Canadá, anunció el hallazgo de 54 potenciales tumbas sin identificar ubicadas en los predios de dos antiguas escuelas residenciales para los niños pertenecientes a las Naciones Originarias

 

Wednesday, January 5, 2022

Canada agrees to ‘historic reparations’ for 200,000 indigenous children — RT World News

first nations children canada

The Canadian government has reached a “milestone” $31-billion settlement to compensate indigenous children and families harmed by the “discriminatory underfunding” of the child welfare system on First Nations reservations.

Friday, September 1, 2017

Canada sharing information with US on all US citizens entering Canada

US citizens entering Canada
Canada Border Services Agency has already begun sharing information with the U.S. Homeland Security department on all U.S. citizens entering Canada each day, according to Canada Broadcasting Corporation Thursday.

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Ottawa probes claims Saudi Arabia used Canadian-made weapons against own citizens

Shia-dominated Awamiya
Ottawa said it is investigating local media reports claiming that Saudi Arabia deployed Canadian-made combat hardware against its own civilians. Opposition and human rights groups are calling on the government to suspend arms exports to Riyadh.

Sunday, July 2, 2017

Sunday, January 29, 2017

Trudeau welcomes refugees after Trump's executive order issued

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Saturday extended Canada's welcome to refugees a day after US President Donald Trump issued an executive order banning people from seven countries from entering the United States.

Thursday, June 16, 2016

The national anthem of Canada will be made gender neutral

The house of representatives of the canadian Parliament voted on Wednesday to rewrite the text of the national anthem by making it gender neutral. According to the proposal, the English version of the national anthem, the words «the hearts of your sons are burning with love for you» will be replaced by «our hearts are burning with love for you», according to Reuters.

Friday, January 8, 2016

Protesters in Canada oppose $10.5bn deal with Saudi Arabia

 Hundreds of protesters have taken to the streets of the Canadian capital demanding that the government cancel a multibillion arms deal with Saudi Arabia in the wake of the execution of 47 prisoners, including a Shia religious leader.

UNHCR’s Angelina Jolie Urges Yemenis ‘Deserve Same Compassion’ as Ukrainian Refugees - Sputnik International

The office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) announced on Sunday that its special envoy, actress Angelina Jolie, ...