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(Israel Today) — The government of Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper once again demonstrated its unwavering support of Israel on Thursday when it unequivocally backed the Jewish state’s military response to incessant terrorist rocket fire.
“We fundamentally believe that Israel has the right to defend itself and its citizens from terrorist threats,” stated Canadian Foreign Minister John Baird. “Far too often, the Jewish people find themselves on the front lines in the struggle against terrorism, the great struggle of our generation.”
Referencing the hundreds of terrorist rockets that sparked Israel’s “Operation Pillar of Cloud” – a provocation much of the world has suddenly forgotten about – Baird said that Canada “condemns the terrorist group Hamas and stands with Israel as it deals with regional threats to peace and security.” (more)