The elephant in the China shop

China celebrates 87 years of its military amid cyber attack allegations.

Embassy Photo: Carl Meyer
Military and civilian dignitaries at the July 30 reception for China's military. China's defence attaché Senior Colonel Zhu Haitao is fifth from left.
Laura Beaulne-Stuebing
Published: Wednesday, 08/13/2014 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Wednesday, 08/13/2014 6:15 pm EDT

If Ottawa's diplomatic community were a high school lunch room, China would be sitting alone picking at the meatloaf on its plate, dejected but acting like everything is fine.

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