Haitian community called for honour after Ottawa politician's ALS diagnosis last fall.
And new Taiwanese rep says Canada can do business with both Taiwan and China.
Canada supports Taiwan’s democratic institutions, but this was not the first peaceful transition of power and Canada does not need to pick sides.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau attended a reception to mark the 45th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Canada and China hosted by Foreign Minister Stéphane Dion and Chinese Ambassador Luo Zhaohui on Jan. 27 at the John G. Diefenbaker Building. Embassy Photos: Sam Garcia
Hundreds of thousands of dollars still being paid to Damascus landlords every year; no embassy for Canada to go back to in Tehran if ties re-established.