Tag: UN Migration Pact

(French) Manifestation de La Meute: une arrestation à Ottawa

http://www.iheartradio.ca/energie/energie-gatineau-ottawa/nouvelles/manifestation-de-la-meute-une-arrestation-a-ottawa-1.8607184 Un homme d’Ottawa a été arrêté samedi en marge d’une manifestation de La Meute qui s’est tenue sur la colline du Parlement. Le manifestant s’en serait pris physiquement à un policier de la GRC et devra comparaître en justice prochainement. La manifestation rassemblait plusieurs groupes de droite, dont La Meute, venus dénoncer la signature […]

Clashes over immigration outside Canada’s Parliament

https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/world/clashes-over-immigration-outside-canada-s-parliament-11014568 Counter-protesters clashed with police during the far-right rally against the UN international pact on migration. (Photo: AFP/Lars Hagberg) 09 Dec 2018 05:41AM OTTAWA: Right-wing protesters opposed to Canada joining a UN pact for better regulating worldwide migration clashed on Saturday (Dec 8) with pro-immigration groups in the biting cold outside parliament. An estimated 200 members […]

U.N. members adopt global migration pact rejected by U.S. and others

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-europe-migrants-un-pact/u-n-members-adopt-global-migration-pact-moroccan-foreign-minister-idUSKBN1O90YS The pact, meant to foster cooperation on migration, was agreed in July by all 193 U.N. members except the United States, but only 164 formally signed it at the meeting on Monday. Ten countries, mostly in formerly Communist Eastern Europe, have pulled out. Six more, among them Israel and Bulgaria, are debating whether to […]

Immigration minister defends UN migration pact, says it will allow Canada to work with other countries

Immigration minister defends UN migration pact, says it will allow Canada to work with other countries OTTAWA — Canada is committed to signing onto the United Nations pact on migration, Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen says, despite angry protest from right-wing political activists both here and abroad. Speaking from Marrakech, Morocco on Friday, where a UN summit on […]

Calkins: UN Global Compact for Migration is Bad News for Canada

https://rdnewsnow.com/column/608270/calkins-un-global-compact-migration-bad-news-canada According to Anthony Furey in the Toronto Sun there is much to be concerned about with this Compact: “The pact is one of those things that when you explain it in brief, it sounds like the stuff of conspiracy theories – a global plan by faceless bureaucrats to effectively control our borders. But that’s […]

Canada’s immigration policies must not be dictated by UN migration pact: Scheer

Canada’s immigration policies must not be dictated by UN migration pact: Scheer Federal Conservative Party Leader Andrew Scheer is demanding that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau not sign a UN pact on migration, saying Canada’s immigration policies should not be dictated by an international agreement. READ MORE: Scheer calls on Trudeau to put a stop to ‘queue jumping’ at Canada-U.S. […]