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Liberal MP defends Trudeau's low profile following Soleimani killing

Published: 2020-01-07T23:15:00Z 

OTTAWA -- The Liberal parliamentary secretary for foreign affairs, Rob Oliphant, is defending Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's low profile four days ...

Canadian Weapon of Mass Destruction: Part 2

Published: 2020-01-07T22:41:15Z 

I follow Middle Eastern politics, and he was not a man I had heard ... what's coming out of the corporate entity that is that news producing organization.

Trump's hit on Soleimani exposed a lot of uncomfortable truths

Published: 2020-01-07T16:41:15Z 

But it's the predicament facing the Canadian-led civilian/military NATO ... The Iraqi militias mobilize their own pro-Iran political parties, and generally run their ... last weekend that the Reuters news agency hammered down the details.

The choice facing Canada and Australia when it comes to wildfires

Published: 2020-01-07T09:11:15Z 

Political squabbles over whether to blame the climate crisis. ... She told the news outlet her sister-in-law's nephew, a young firefighter, had died ...

Politics This Morning: Trudeau huddles with defence bigwigs to talk Iraq, as Champagne doubles ...

Published: 2020-01-07T05:03:45Z 

Mr. Sajjan told Power and Politics Monday evening that although Canada had some idea that something was going to happen with respect to ...

Halifax Iranian fears for family as US-Iran conflict escalates

Published: 2020-01-07T03:54:42Z 

In response to Soleimani's death, the Iranian government is promising ... the current rise in populism spreading from the U.S. into Canadian politics.

Congresswoman Jayapal investigating detentions at Canada -US border amid US-Iran tensions

Published: 2020-01-06T19:59:42Z 

... evening and questioned about their family members and political views. Ms. Jayapal held a news conference Monday morning alongside Negah Hekmati, ... Members of her family were born in either the U.S. or in Canada, and ...

Canadian -led training mission in Iraq isn't dead, says NATO secretary-general

Published: 2020-01-06T18:22:30Z 

NATO's Canadian-led training mission in Iraq will remain in place and ... of a non-binding resolution calling on the government to expel foreign troops ...

COMMENTARY: Canada -led NATO training mission in Iraq in deep jeopardy

Published: 2020-01-06T14:11:57Z 

Another key part of the equation is that Canada simply does not have the resources or the political mettle to support any mission deep inside ...