Campaign for Security Council seat 'no cakewalk'

Canada trying to maintain its unbroken string of victories, but Germany and Portugal will be tough competition.

Jeff Davis
Published: Wednesday, 09/30/2009 12:00 am EDT

It can be described as the most powerful table in the world, and one to which Canada is eager to pull up a chair. The United Nations Security Council is a place where peace and war are made, and the world's leading states make decisions that affect the history of nations and the fates of millions.

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