Media cheerleading and intelligence failures that helped sell the Iraq war are now being replicated in the Ukraine war and in relation to China’s activities in Canada. We find more media failings in our AUKUS nuclear sub update and welcome Canada finally speaking out against Israeli extremism.
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Canada and mediation, China and avoiding war, hypocrisy as policy and more
Canadian mediation in Cameroon, constructive co-existence with China, startling Ukraine developments, the origins of Canada’s arms export policy and new space risks are all topics in today’s post.
Canada and the rest of NATO should stay out of Trump’s rogue Iranian affair
Canada said no to rogue American behaviour in Iraq in 2003. We should do the same regarding Iran in 2020.
USA on verge of abandoning another key arms control agreement
Today, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo formally gave notice of America’s intention to withdraw from one of the last major nuclear arms control treaties, citing Russian cheating as the reason. Under the terms of the Treaty, the withdrawal will take effect in 6 months. Coming a day after important new developments in EU efforts […]
Let’s make it clear to Saudi Arabia that bullying will not work
While Ceasefire.ca takes a one-week break, let the Prime Minister know that Canadians share his determination to stand up to Saudi Arabian bullying.
Crime of aggression can now be prosecuted by ICC
The new protocol has come into effect without key signatories, including those who helped establish the ICC’s Rome Statute.