Canadian Prime Minister Evasive on Lifting Ban on Arms Sales to Israel
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Canadian Prime Minister Evasive on Lifting Ban on Arms Sales to Israel

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Prime Minister John Diefenbaker refused today to answer a query in Parliament whether the government would remove barriers to the shipment of Canadian arms to Israel. He said he would not give an offhand reply, but would make a complete statement in due course.

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