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Canada chided by UN head for climate change policies

| December 7, 2014 | 0 Comments
Canada chided by UN head for climate change policies

Canada not doing enough to combat climate change, says Ban Ki-moon The secretary general of the United Nations is calling on Canada to become more “ambitious and visionary” in dealing with issues like climate change. In an interview with CBC News, Ban Ki-moon says Canada needs to do more to deal with one of the […]

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Iraq War one of great military, political blunders of history

| March 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
Iraq War one of great military, political blunders of history

Iraq War based on false, exaggerated information It does not seem so long ago that the United States was trying to convince the world that the regime of Saddam Hussein in Iraq had Weapons of Mass Destruction and that he was planning to use them against the Americans or their allies. Alas, after 10 years, […]

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Stephen Harper is no “World Statesman”

| September 30, 2012 | 0 Comments
Stephen Harper is no “World Statesman”

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Rio +20 – same old message since 1970

| June 12, 2012 | 0 Comments
Rio +20 – same old message since 1970

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Bicycling to create livable cities

| March 15, 2012 | 0 Comments
Bicycling to create livable cities

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HMCS Vancouver relieves HMCS Charlottetown continuing Canada’s efforts against Libyan regime

| August 24, 2011 | 0 Comments
HMCS Vancouver relieves HMCS Charlottetown continuing Canada’s efforts against Libyan regime

The HMCS Vancouver, at a brief turnover ceremony at the port of Palma de Mallorca, Spain, has officially relieved HMCS Charlottetown of its naval armed duties in the coast of Libya to protect civilian populations.

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