September 25, 2014

Question Period

September 25, 2014

Rob Nicholson (Minister of National Defence) is asked about the deployment of additional Canadian armed forces in Iraq following a request by the United States; the request was revealed by Prime Minister Stephen Harper during remarks in New York City. Mr. Nicholson also responds to calls for a debate and vote in the House of Commons on the proposed military deployment. Other topics of debate include aid for Syrian refugees in Turkey and reforms to Canada’s Temporary Foreign Workers Program.