John Kerry

Kerry: Canada, U.S. Security 'Tweaks' Needed

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.28.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The United States and Canada aim to tweak their security relationship, but U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says that's not a sign of any s...

Kerry In Canada Tuesday

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.27.2014 | Canada Politics

WASHINGTON - The U.S. secretary of state will be in Ottawa on Tuesday, expressing condolences for the deaths last week of two Canadian soldiers.John K...

Kerry Thanks Canada For Joining Iraq Mission, Says World Is 'Proud'

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.08.2014 | Canada Politics

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry thanked Canada Wednesday for agreeing to join in airstrikes against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. Ke...


AP | Sameer N. Yacoub and Vivian Salama | Posted 08.11.2014 | Canada

BAGHDAD — Iraq's new president on Monday snubbed the powerful incumbent Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki and nominated the deputy parliament speaker t...

Gaza To Get Aid From Countries Including U.S. And.. Afghanistan

Newsy | Posted 07.22.2014 | Canada

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'The Great Satan' And Iran: Together At Last?

CBC | Posted 08.16.2014 | Canada Politics

More than 30 years ago Iran dubbed the United States "the Great Satan," and more recently the U.S. branded Iran part of an "axis of ev...

A Tale of Two Russia Today Anchors

Davide Mastracci | Posted 05.06.2014 | Canada Politics
Davide Mastracci

On the evening of March 5, anchor Liz Wahl resigned from Russia Today-America at the end of her 5 p.m. broadcast. While it's not fair to speculate that Wahl made her dramatic exit in order to score a new, and potentially higher paying, job, it is certain that her patriotic exit will likely be rewarded by American media.

The Beer The U.S. Sent Canada Is Actually Pretty Cool

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.23.2014 | Canada Politics

When we think of cool, John Kerry isn't exactly the first person who springs to mind. But this is very cool. .@HonJohnBaird two close ones! Congra...


CP | Alexander Panetta, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.19.2014 | Canada Politics

WASHINGTON - The U.S. government says it won't be pushed into making a decision on the long-delayed Keystone pipeline, suggesting Friday that the ongo...

Canadian Government Taking A Wait-And-See Approach

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Canadian government is taking a wait-and-see approach to the newly brokered nuclear deal with Iran.A spokesman for Foreign Affairs Minist...

He's Getting Stronger

CP | Lara Jakes, The Associated Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada

PARIS - Violent extremists who seek to overthrow Syrian President Bashar Assad may instead have hurt negotiations to replace him.That's frustrating We...


CP | Mattthew Lee, The Associated Press | Posted 12.03.2013 | Canada

BALI, Indonesia - Nearly a decade after his unsuccessful 2004 bid for the White House, John Kerry is getting the chance to be presidential as he fills...

America's Syria Plan Considers Everything Except the People Living in Syria

Wayne K. Spear | Posted 11.10.2013 | Canada
Wayne K. Spear

The inadmissibility of chemical weapons on the battlefield was as early as 1899 an international principle of war. As is often pointed out, even Hitler -- himself the victim of a gas attack -- recoiled from their use in battle. The First World War scrubbed battle of its supposed virtues and in the place of heroism instituted the practical diplomacy of a League of Nations.

Don't Believe America's Lies About Syria

Michael D. Nicula | Posted 11.04.2013 | Canada
Michael D. Nicula

The U.S. Government is threatening to attack Syria based on the most ridiculous premises since the start of the Iraq war. Remember the aluminum tubes and the biological weapons truck cited by Colin Powell? This time, the Secretary of State John Kerry cites "traces of the nerve gas 'sarin'".

Please Sir, Can We Have Some War

CP | Bradley Klapper, The Associated Press | Posted 11.02.2013 | Canada

WASHINGTON - Congress is holding its first public hearing about U.S. plans for military intervention in Syria as the Obama administration seeks to con...


CBC | Posted 10.26.2013 | Canada

The United States and its European allies appear to be laying the groundwork for military action in Syria over the alleged use of chemical weapons by ...

Ripeness and the Israeli-Palestinian Peace Talks: A Reality Check

Adam Moscoe | Posted 09.29.2013 | Canada
Adam Moscoe

They're back at it. On Monday, Israel and the Palestinian Authority sent high-level representatives to Washington to lay the groundwork for official p...

Middle East Peace Talks Rebooted

CP | Deb Riechmann, The Associated Press | Posted 09.28.2013 | Canada Politics

WASHINGTON - Diplomats long have stressed the urgency of resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, yet as a new round of Mideast peace talks begins,...

A New Arab Plan?

CP | Bradley Klapper And Josef Federman, The Associated Press | Posted 06.07.2013 | Canada Politics

JERUSALEM - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is looking to breathe new life into dormant Mideast peace talks in meetings Monday with Israeli Prime M...

On Climate Change, Baird and Kerry Are Like Oil and Water

Kevin Grandia | Posted 04.10.2013 | Canada Politics
Kevin Grandia

Newly appointed U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will meet on Friday with his Canadian counterpart, Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird. If I were advising Kerry, I would suggest one question he should ask of John Baird to see if he is an honest broker. The question is: "Is Canada committed to confronting climate change?"

John And John Talk Keystone XL

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.10.2013 | Canada Politics

WASHINGTON - John Kerry welcomed Canada's foreign affairs minister on Friday to the U.S. State Department, where TransCanada's Keystone XL pipeline wa...

Baird Eyed Keystone In Kerry Call

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.06.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Newly installed U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry didn't express any concerns about allegations that Canadians were involved in last month's...

Baird And Kerry Talk Pipeline Politics

CBC | Posted 04.05.2013 | Canada Politics

With the fate of a controversial Keystone XL pipeline in his hands, it didn't take long for newly appointed U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to pick...

John Kerry Ditches Oilsands Investments

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.25.2013 | Canada Business

WASHINGTON - John Kerry and his wife have agreed to divest holdings in a Canadian oil company, as well as dozens of other investments, in an effort to...

TransCanada Hires Obama-Linked Lobbyists To Promote Pipeline

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.07.2011 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Some lobbyists for a controversial pipeline project stretching from the Alberta oilsands to the Gulf of Mexico need no introduction to confid...