Government of Canada

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Feb 12th, 2014
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EXCLUSIVE: Video Evidence Shows Eritrea Embassy Extorting UK Refugees Diaspora TaxIBTimes UK ) New video evidence exclusively obtained by IBTimes UK has confirmed that the Eritrean government still collects a controversial “diaspora tax” from nationals living in the UK – despite assurances by British...
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Feb 12th, 2014
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Eritrean nationals in the UK, as well as individuals of Eritrean descent, are being forced to pay an illegal 2% tax levied on all their UK earnings by the Eritrean government. This is in addition to the ordinary taxes they pay in Britain. Despite assurances from the British Government that this has b...
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Oct 11th, 2012
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By Ismail Salami, Press TV In June 2008, Canada officially apologized for forcing 150,000 aboriginal children into ghastly residential schools where they were abused sexually, psychologically and physically. Residential schools were set up with the assumption that aboriginal culture failed to adapt t...
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Mar 9th, 2011
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PITTSBURGH, Pa. – A former Ottawa police officer who was caught in an online teen sex sting after expressing his desire in a fetish chat room to experience the “gift of a 14-year-old’s virginity” was sentenced Tuesday to 10 1/2 years in prison. Paul Maher, 60, of Richmond, Ont., pla...
By benim
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Jan 31st, 2011
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An Air Canada flight dispatched to evacuate Canadians out of Egypt has left Cairo and is bound for Frankfurt, airline officials say. The flight, carrying 206 passengers, was one of two planes scheduled to depart Monday. Some passengers at the airport were told by an Egyptian official that they would ...
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Dec 23rd, 2010
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Maybe if the Canadian immigration authorities in Ghana hadn’t been so encouraging, Jennifer Lannan wouldn’t have become pregnant. As it is, the Saltspring Island woman is seven months along and her Nigerian husband is in limbo. Their story is just one of those — some positive, some ...
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Nov 2nd, 2010
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WASHINGTON — A United States military commission at Guantánamo Bay has sentenced a former child soldier for Al Qaeda to 40 years in prison for war crimes — but he might be released in less than three years, the Defense Department said. A panel of seven military officers at the American military base ...
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Oct 25th, 2010
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GUANTANAMO BAY, Cuba – Years of political hand-wringing over Guantanamo Bay’s youngest and only remaining western inmate appeared close to an end Monday as Canada’s Omar Khadr pleaded guilty to war-crimes charges in the death of a U.S. special forces soldier in Afghanistan eight yea...
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Oct 25th, 2010
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Image via Wikipedia Omar Khadr has told the United States he would give the Canadian government profits from book and movie deals based on any crimes he confesses when he appears before a U.S. military commission today, Postmedia News has learned. But Canada’s lack of a national “Son-of-S...