Trudeau government waits until Parliamentary recess to announce two-year extension to Canada’s military mission in Iraq.
A troop surge in Afghanistan is no substitute for good governance and a commitment to peacemaking.
As the world’s attention remains riveted on Iraq and Syria, Afghanistan’s intractable conflict wears on.
The Trump administration must be careful to avoid playing into the hands of Islamic State and other violent extremists.
Lack of media scrutiny of western coalition activities against ISIL will increase the democratic deficit in the age of Trump.
What exactly is “sustaining peace”? And how will the UN work within this new conceptual framework?