Tories Elected to Set Foreign Policy: Cannon

The foreign affairs minister says some changes to foreign policy language are semantics, others are setting a new course. Either way, he says actions speak louder than words.

Lee Berthiaume
Published: Wednesday, 08/05/2009 12:00 am EDT

Foreign Affairs Minister Lawrence Cannon has shot back at critics and federal civil servants upset over the government's recent changes to Canadian foreign policy language reported in Embassy.

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