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  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the intent to implement further sanctions
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement on the intent to implement economic sanctions against a broad range of entities related to various Russian sectors:
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    Ottawa, Ontario - 21 July 2014
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the downing of a Malaysia Airlines flight
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement in response to the downing of a Malaysia Airlines passenger aircraft in eastern Ukraine:
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    Ottawa, Ontario - 17 July 2014
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada in response to the situation in Israel
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper issued the following statement in response to the situation in Israel:
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    Ottawa, Ontario - 13 July 2014
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada announcing additional sanctions
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement announcing economic sanctions and travel bans against 14 individuals: “Russia’s illegal occupation of the Crimean peninsula in Ukraine and provocative military activity remains a serious concern to Canada and the international community. “Today, we are announcing economic sanctions and travel bans against 14 additional individuals who have taken violent action aimed at undermining Ukrainian sovereignty and violating Ukraine’s territorial integrity.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - 11 July 2014
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada marking the first anniversary of the tragedy in Lac-Mégantic
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement to mark the first anniversary of the tragedy in Lac-Mégantic: “The events of July 6, 2013, in Lac-Mégantic touched all Canadians deeply and no passage of time can erase from our consciousness the lives lost, the injured and the families torn apart by this tragedy. We must not forget what this disaster has meant for the economy and infrastructure of this beautiful city, not to mention the severe impact it has had on the local environment.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - 6 July 2014
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the 2014 Calgary Stampede
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement on the opening of the 2014 Calgary Stampede which is taking place from July 4 to 13, 2014: “Each year Calgary hosts the Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth, an internationally recognized celebration of Western culture and heritage. “With its world class rodeo and events that celebrate both cowboy and Aboriginal culture, the Stampede reminds us of our proud past.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - 4 July 2014
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Canada Day
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper delivered the following remarks on Canada Day:
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    Ottawa, Ontario - 1 July 2014
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Canada Day
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement to mark Canada Day: “One hundred and fifty years ago in Charlottetown and Québec City, our Fathers of Confederation first dreamed of a united Canada, prosperous, strong and free. “As we mark the 147th anniversary of Confederation, we can proudly say that their great national dream has indeed come to fruition.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - 1 July 2014
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the occasion of Ramadan
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement to mark the beginning of Ramadan: “On behalf of the people of Canada, I would like to extend my best wishes to Muslims here at home and around the world as they prepare to observe the holy month of Ramadan. “For Muslims, Ramadan is the month the Qur’an was revealed to the Prophet Muhammad. “It is a time for fasting, worship, and contemplation, as well as a time to share with friends, family and the community.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - 27 June 2014
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the Fête nationale du Québec
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper issued the following statement to mark the Fête nationale du Québec:
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    Ottawa, Ontario - 24 June 2014

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