There appear to be no safeguards preventing Canadian military equipment sent to Ukraine from ending up in the hands of extreme right-wing paramilitary units or being sold on the black market. 861 more words
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OTTAWA – Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird addressed the United Nations Security Council on the ongoing crisis in Iraq Friday.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry invited Baird to address the meeting of the UN’s most powerful body. 112 more words
New Canadian sanctions ‘unacceptable’ – Moscow
ANDREW MITROVICA* on Harper’s perverse provision of militarized “aid” to the Kiev junta, the murky role of the billionaire owner of a pharmaceutical company (Eugene Melnyk, BIOVAIL) who’s also the chairman of the Campaign Advisory Committee for “United with Ukraine” … and the wounded children of Gaza. 1,651 more words
WATCH: Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko praised Canada for its unwavering support for his country during a speech on Parliament Hill Wednesday.
TORONTO – In a heartfelt address to Parliament in Ottawa, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko thanked Canada for its unwavering support for his country. 316 more words