UN Photo: Albert González Farran
A nurse measures the arm of a malnourished child in Sudan.
Flickr Photo: lorenzogdnz
Alexis Tsipras in Italy, May 19, 2014.
DFATD Photo
VIPs open a Canadian visa application centre in Hong Kong.



embassy cartoon & quote

Quote of the week

“I was in Mike Harris’ cabinet for four years. I got a lot worse”

—Foreign Minister John Baird, referring to the cost-cutting former Progressive Conservative government in Ontario, after Palestinian protesters flung eggs and shoes at his convoy in Ramallah on Jan. 18.



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Power and Influence

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November 26, 2014