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Canada closes embassy in Iran

News Agencies – September 7, 2012   The Canadian Harper government has closed the Canadian Embassy in Iran and ordered all Iranian diplomats in Canada to...

RCMP secretly ended probe into Canadian held by Taliban

CBC – April 18, 2012   In 2011, while Canada's Department of Foreign Affairs publicly insisted it was trying to aid a Canadian held for more...

Canadian Imam beaten and arrested in Saudi Arabia

News Agencies - October 30, 2011 Usama Al-Atar, an imam from Edmonton, was beaten and arrested by religious police in Saudi Arabia while on a...

Dutch MP Refers to Turkish Prime Minister as “Islamic Monkey”

14 September 2011 Raymond de Roon, an MP for the Dutch Freedom Party (PVV), referred to Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan as an ‘Islamic monkey’ during...