Canada’s fight against the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant has devolved into a war of words, with the Conservative government, Canadian military and opposition parties all sparring over definitions Thursday. 931 more words
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The wife of the imprisoned Saudi blogger Raif Badawi says her husband can’t endure another flogging.
Ensaf Haidar, now a refugee living in Quebec, joined an all-party coalition of MPs on Parliament Hill on Thursday urging Prime Minister Stephen Harper to intervene personally with the Saudis. 395 more words
A lot has changed in the five months since Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird and Defence Minister Rob Nicholson last appeared before a parliamentary committee to talk about Canada’s mission in Iraq. 615 more words
DAVOS, Switzerland – Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird and his American counterpart discussed a number of issues Saturday at the World Economic Forum.
Baird met with U.S. 150 more words
WATCH ABOVE: The Canadian government sells the Saudi’s billions of dollars worth of military equipment. But, some critics are asking whether it’s a relationship we should continue. 991 more words