Syria. UN

Aleppo Could Become A 'Giant Graveyard,' Warns UN Envoy

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Rieger | Posted 11.30.2016 | Canada

Syrian state forces have been bombing the region.

Syrians Dying Of Starvation: Reports

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 01.07.2016 | Canada

The Syrian government has agreed to allow humanitarian assistance into three beleaguered villages.


CP | The Associated Press | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada

GENEVA - The U.N.-Arab League's Syria envoy is meeting with senior U.S. and Russian officials to explore prospects of bringing Syria's warring sides f...

Since When Did the Right to Protect Become the Right to Protect Syria's Massacres?

Irwin Cotler | Posted 07.31.2012 | Canada Politics
Irwin Cotler

Clearly, the deployment of 290 unarmed UN monitors, not unlike the initial deployment of Arab League monitors, has ended up with the monitors being observers to the killing rather than a protection force to prevent the killing to begin with.

Canada Vows Syrian Regime Will Be Held To Account

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.19.2012 | Canada Politics

PARIS - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird says Canada supports sending United Nations observers to violence-wracked Syria to ensure the delivery of ...

China Warms to Harper

CBC | Posted 04.12.2012 | Canada Politics

The CBC's Susan Lunn sat down with Prime Minister Stephen Harper Friday as he neared the end of his trip to China, for an interview for CBC Radio'sThe...

Canada Slams UN 'Paralysis' On Syria

CBC | Posted 04.05.2012 | Canada Politics

Canada is "disappointed in the extreme" by the UN Security Council's "paralysis" after Russia and China vetoed a resolution calling for Syrian Preside...

China and Russia Conspire to Create "Perfect Storm" of Inaction on Syria

Bessma Momani | Posted 04.02.2012 | Canada
Bessma Momani

As western governments push for a tougher UN sanctions regime for an alleged nuclear weapons program, the Russians and Chinese will refuse to go along and jeopardize their military and economic ties with Iran. They are actively resisting the common western goal: to produce regime change throughout the region.