Canada, having declined participation in U.S. strategic ballistic missile defence, should seek opportunities to promote dialogue on moving from destabilizing great power competition to cooperation.
American BMD (known as GMD) is a costly, destabilizing boondoggle that Canada should continue to avoid.
It is time for Canada to take a hard look at our failed policy on Ukraine.
Missile Defence Agency officials and contractors continue to lie with impunity to Congress and the public over the manifold technical problems of GMD.
The Liberal government has re-opened the question of Canadian participation in missile defence.
Canada must do its part to rein in the global arms industry.