Despite frank disagreements, Palestinian-Canadian ties have strengthened

Palestinians have received more aid from Canada in the past six years than ever before, says departing rep.

UN Photo: Rick Bajornas
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, centre waving, celebrates as the United Nations General Assembly grants Palestine non-member observer-state status in November 2012.
Said Hamad
Published: Wednesday, 05/13/2015 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Sunday, 02/07/2016 9:20 pm EST

It is with a deep sense of gratitude that I reflect on the past three and a half years I’ve spent in Canada, building our bilateral relationship and advocating for the freedom of the Palestinian people.

If you are already a subscriber

Subscribe to Embassy

Subscribe to the print and electronic editions and get instant access to Embassy online.


Quick purchase

Purchase this week's edition of Embassy in electronic format (PDF) for $4.00


Sign up for a free trial

For access to the website.



This Week's Issue
policy briefings