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We must, in this country, start taking the threat of terrorism seriously

By Alliance MP Kevin Sorenson      

Government’s fence-sitting approach evident in its national security approach

PARLIAMENT HILL—Last week, evidence surfaced prompting high-level sources to warn the United States and Canadian governments of imminent threats of terrorism. But, while the United States went into a heightened state of alert, this country remained complacent. The Liberal government refuses to believe that Canada could be a serious target of terrorist organizations. This “it-can’t-happen-to-us” and fence-sitting attitude is clearly evident in the government’s overall approach to national security.

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