Canada's Role in Combating Terrorists

Prime Minister Stephen Harper rose in the House of Commons to deliver a Minister’s Statement outlining Canada’s additional support for… read more

Prime Minister Stephen Harper rose in the House of Commons to deliver a Minister’s Statement outlining Canada’s additional support for counter-terrorism efforts against ISIL*. He called for airstrikes against ISIL in Iraq but reiterated that he would not send troops on the ground. Opposition Leader Thomas Mulcair then spoke, saying Canada should not rush into war again.

Some French with English interpretation.

*The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), also known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), an extremist Sunni militant group that has called itself the Islamic State.

Courtesy of Canada’s Cable Public Affairs Channel (CPAC). close

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Canada's Role in Combating Terrorists

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Program ID:
321911-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Foreign Legislature
Location:
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
First Aired:
Oct 03, 2014 | 7:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Oct 04, 2014 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Oct 03, 2014 | 7:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 04, 2014 | 5:55am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 04, 2014 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1