Canada Ukraine

Ukraine Mission Obstacles Being Cleared, Kenney Says

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.27.2015 | Canada Politics

Legal and diplomatic obstacles to deploying Canadian military trainers in Ukraine have largely been cleared away, Defence Minister Jason Kenney says.

Crumbling Ceasefire To Form Backdrop Of Canada's Ukraine Mission

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.23.2015 | Canada Politics

There's rising violence in breakaway eastern regions.

Harper Wanted Russia Out Of G8 Before Ukraine Crisis

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.08.2015 | Canada Politics

SCHLOSS ELMAU, Germany - Prime Minister Stephen Harper expanded at length Monday on why he feels such antipathy towards Russian President Vladimir Put...

Ukraine Pushes Canada On Russia

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.05.2015 | Canada Politics

"The Canadian government, led by Stephen Harper, is the world leader in providing such non-lethal assistance to Ukraine."

PM Headed To Ukraine Again

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.01.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper will make his third visit to restive Ukraine later this week as part of a week-long trip to Europe that will al...

Canada, Ukraine: Russia Must Face Sanctions

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.24.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper has spoken with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko about the ongoing situation in eastern Ukraine and pledged...

Nicholson Optimistic After Kerry-Putin Talks

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.14.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Foreign Affairs Minister Rob Nicholson is expressing muted optimism that U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry's meeting with Russian President ...

Chretien Meets Putin Despite Harper's Opposition

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.30.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Harper government wants to know what former Liberal prime minister Jean Chretien said in his meeting Thursday with Russian President Vlad...

Canada's Military Training In Ukraine 'Deplorable': Russia

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.15.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Harper government's decision to join a U.S.-led military training mission Ukraine has drawn a sharp rebuke from Russia.Canada is sending ...

Canada To Send 200 Military Trainers To Ukraine

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.14.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Harper government went to extra lengths Tuesday to make it clear Canadian military trainers will not be in harm's way when they deploy to...

Canada To Join U.S. And British In training Ukrainian Troops

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.13.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada appears set to join a U.S.-led training mission to shore up the capabilities of the battered and bloodied Ukrainian military.A defence...

Tories Won't Say How Much ISIS Mission Will Cost

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.31.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Parliament may have approved a year-long extension to the country's combat mission in Iraq and Syria, but the Harper government is once again...

Canada Contributes Millions To Support Democracy In Ukraine

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.18.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada is contributing $7.1 million to support the democratic process in Ukraine.The International Foundation for Electoral Systems gets $3 m...

Kenney Doesn't Rule Out Combat Mission In Ukraine

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.27.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Harper cabinet is actively and seriously considering whether Canada should join the U.S. and Britain in a military training mission to sh...

The Truth About Auschwitz

Catherine Chatterley | Posted 04.26.2015 | Canada Impact
Catherine Chatterley

The Antisemitism Institute I direct in Canada received several inquiries about the accuracy of an article published under the provocative title Ukrain...

Canada Intensifies Sanctions Against Russia

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.20.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada says it is intensifying economic sanctions against Russian individuals and companies in response to the tense situation in eastern Ukr...

Canada Slaps Russia With New Sanctions

CBC | Posted 04.19.2015 | Canada Politics

Prime Minister Stephen Harper has announced a new round of sanctions in response to what he calls the "escalated acts of aggression" by Russian-backed...

PEACE HAMMERED OUT IN UKRAINE

CP | Yuras Karmanau And Vladimir Isachenkov, The Associated Press | Posted 04.14.2015 | Canada Politics

MINSK, Belarus - Guns will fall silent, heavy weapons will pull back from the front, and Ukraine will trade a broad autonomy for the east for control ...

Kenney: 'All Options Are On The Table' In Ukraine

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.13.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The country's new defence minister left the door open Wednesday for Canadian troops to join the U.S. in training Ukrainian forces and for an ...

Merkel To Meet With Harper To Discuss Ukraine Crisis

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.10.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Canadian Press has learned that German Chancellor Angela Merkel has asked Prime Minister Stephen Harper for a short meeting in Ottawa on ...

Canada Loans Ukraine Another $200M

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.30.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada will provide another low-interest, $200-million loan to Ukraine to help promote economic stability.The government says the loan will c...

It's Time For Canada To Unmask Structural Deep State Crimes

Mark Taliano | Posted 02.24.2015 | Canada Politics
Mark Taliano

The illegal coup in Ukraine that violently overthrew the democratically-elected government of Viktor Yanukovych, another structural deep event -- this one international -- is changing the face of the world. Details of U.S clandestine funding of regime change have been suppressed though not entirely ignored by corporate media. But some core facts about the coup itself have been entirely omitted by North American media.

Russian Envoy To Canada: 'Crimea Is Russia - Once And Forever'

CBC | Kathleen Harris, CBC News | Posted 02.21.2015 | Canada Politics

Russia will not change course in Crimea – but insists that diplomacy, not sanctions, will resolve the crisis, says Moscow's new ambassador to Canada...

Canada Sends $22 Million Worth Of Cold Weather Gear To Ukraine

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.26.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada will send the Ukrainian army more than $22 million worth of cold-weather gear, including jackets and boots, Defence Minister Rob Nicho...

Kissinger on Technology's Role in Disrupting World Order

Diane Francis | Posted 01.01.2015 | Canada
Diane Francis

Henry Kissinger flew into Toronto this week for a conference, and at 91 years of age, demonstrated the mental acuity that earned a front-row seat in foreign policy circles for decades.