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Israeli aggression, arms control, Huawei ban, Ukraine update and more

May 21, 2022

This week we deplore continued Israeli legal impunity, welcome a possible national handgun ban, lament the Huawei 5 G ban, warn anew against Canada joining ballistic missile defence and applaud some solid ideas for a Ukraine peace deal.

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Even more reasons for Canada to stay out of American ballistic missile defence

October 18, 2021

Ever since the US Air Force came up with a truly Dr. Strangelove-worthy plan for upgrading the defence of North America (which, most thankfully, is still a proposal with as yet no Pentagon funding behind it, despite all the hype), excitement has been building among Canadian BMD advocates. Entitled Strategic Homeland Integrated Ecosystem for Layered […]

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We need a made-in-Canada China policy

October 4, 2021

Canadian analysis and Canadian interests must be at the heart of our China policy On 24 September 2021 Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou struck a deal with US prosecutors in a “deferred prosecution agreement”, whereby she did not plead guilty to the charges against her but admitted “some wrongdoing”. Later on the same day, the court […]

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Foreign Policy Issues to ponder while RI takes a short summer break

August 2, 2021

Today’s blog examines the “action-reaction” negative feedback loop that propels nuclear arms racing and how Canada can help stop it; Hiroshima Nagasaki Day commemorations, a Cuba update and more.

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