Israel Defense Forces Photo
Israeli forces fire in the Gaza Strip on July 27.
NASA Photo
Voyager-1, the farthest man-made object from Earth.
Embassy Photo: Sam Garcia
PAFSO president Tim Hodges.



embassy cartoon & quote

Quote of the week

"Isn't it great to live in a country where we have freedom of expression?"

—Foreign Minister John Baird responds to protesters interrupting his Aug. 15 speech.



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