After Mali earlier this year, the French are deploying yet again to a former African colony.
Mandela’s death isn’t an opportunity, but a reminder the two countries ought to boost long-held and promising relations.
An effective international policy would include initiatives that are not designed merely to benefit Canadian companies or our economy.
President Viktor Yanukovych was caught between Russia and the EU, and chose the short-term benefits Russia offered.
‘We must be open to dialogue and criticism if we seek to be a credible partner internationally.’
It will be verification—not blind trust—which determines Iran’s compliance.
This deal represents a rare co-operation of the five permanent members of the Security Council in managing one of the world’s most complex and sensitive foreign policy issues.
The future lies with those who can develop clean energy solutions, not those who want to create a petro state.