Location: House of Commons Foyer, Centre Block, Parliament Hill, Ottawa, Ontario
Description: John Baird, Canada’s Foreign Affairs Minister, reiterates Prime Minister Harper’s call for Bashar al-Assad, president of the current Syrian regime, to immediately step down so true reform can begin.
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Location: Mexico City, Mexico
Description: John Baird, Canada’s Foreign Affairs Minister, today issued the following statement on the situation in Syria.
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On August 13, 2011, Minister Baird made a statement announcing that Canada is taking measures to freeze the assets of additional individuals and entities associated with the Syrian government.