IRAN DIPLOMACY

CP

Harper Has Made Canada Irrelevant in Global Governance

Stephen Harper's decisions on Iran, Saudi Arabia, Ukraine and the United States have officially shut the last nails on the coffin of Canadian relevance in global governance. The Conservative government's hard power strategy officially commits Canada to the role of a fireman in an incandescent region, at the taxpayer's expense, with zero influence on the regional levers at the core of the Middle East's most pressing fires today. It is time for the opposition parties to fine-tune their foreign policy chops in the coming official campaign period in order for Canada to chart its way back to the world's bargaining table.
AP

Iran Issues Travel Warning For Canada

Iran has issued a warning to its citizens travelling to Canada. That country's foreign ministry warned of increasing 'Islamophobia' and 'Iranophobia' in Canada. "There have been cases of arrest and...