No one got to ask Yatsenyuk about the developments in western Ukraine.
It's becoming quite clear that ISIS is anything but contained.
The Conservatives continue to present themselves as the best protection from evildoers. Unfortunately that means more jingoism.
Short-term military solutions do not solve long-term economic problems.
It is imperative that we follow the US lead on this.
It seems odd to divert military resources so Canadian politicians can get their photo taken looking at the enemy.
As much as Harper wants to dumb this whole equation down, the reality is not so simple.
If it is morally wrong for Russia to militarily support a Ukrainian faction in this civil war, then it must be equally wrong for Canada to be fuelling the other side.
To not hold the Kurds to the same standards of professional conduct that we enforce on our own soldiers undermines the entire rationale for us deploying our trainers in the first place.