Ambassador Al Dobeay thanked the Prime Minister for his participation in the Makkah Summit last year.
Angelina Jolie visited Mosul in northern Iraq and urged the international community not to forget residents trying to rebuild their city.
Canada should take in Rohingya refugees and press other nations to do the same, said Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's special envoy to Myanmar.
OTTAWA: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau appointed a special envoy to Myanmar on Monday tasked with pressing its leadership to resolve the Rohingya refugee crisis. Trudeau also announced in a statement that Canada would be doubling its contribution this year for humanitarian aid for the refugees to Can$12 million (US$9.5 million). Former senior MP Bob Rae will “reinforce the urgent need to resolve the humanitarian and security crisis in Myanmar and to address the situation affecting vulnerable populations,…