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Canada is currently one of more than 185 parties to three United Nations drug-control conventions
The UN says Yazidi people are facing genocide.
Chrystia Freeland is on Putin's sanctions list, and has published a critique of the super-rich.
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Foreign affairs minister lauds actions government has taken.
Russia, China, Saudi Arabia, and Cuba seek re-election on UN Human Rights Council.
PM’s office won’t weigh on on country’s justice system.
Peter Kent also gave kudos to two Liberal MPs.
The minister says he raised human rights issues behind closed doors.
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He riffed off the PM's 'Canada is back' slogan.
Both faiths mark significant religious holidays this week.
Documents obtained by DeSmog Canada reveal that Canada's Ministry of Environment vetoed an interview request on toxins in fur-bearing animals in the oilsands, even though the federal scientist was "media trained and interested in doing the interview."
The former professional stunt double for Arnold Schwarzenegger committed to the fiery stunt if voter turnout improved.