Suncor Photo
Material left over from mining the oil sands.
US DOD Photo: D. Myles Cullen
Vietnamese Honour Guard in Hanoi on Aug. 14.
US State Dept Photo
Kerry and Poroshenko on June 4.



embassy cartoon & quote

Quote of the Week

"Society should be horrified."

—Winnipeg police Sgt. John O'Donovan on the death of Tina Fontaine, which has prompted more calls for a national inquiry into murdered and missing aboriginal women in Canada. A UN watchdog and countries including Switzerland, Norway, Slovakia and New Zealand have called for such an inquiry.



Hot spots for a cool party

Hot spots for a cool party

Big or small, classic or unconventional, these are a selection of Ottawa’s best venues for your diplomatic do.


This Week's Issue
policy briefings

July 23, 2014