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PM Trudeau China visit 2016

Trudeau in China: PM offers to help Beijing reshape its role on the world stage (Globe & Mail) Mr. Trudeau said China should strengthen its connection to Canada as a way for the rapidly growing superpower […]

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ISIS/ISIL/DAESH 2016

ISIS/ISIL/DAESH 2015 CTV Montreal: ISIS – will the threat grow? Kyle Matthews of the Montreal Institue for Genocide and Human Rights Studies weighs in on the ISIS threat in a chat with Paul Karwatsky. Al Jazeera: […]

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Canada: Energy, environment & pipelines 2016

Canada: Energy, environment & pipelines 2015 What is Energy East? (short video) National Observer Tar Sands Reporting Project Parts of TransCanada pipeline network made of substandard material: documents More than 1,000 fittings are weaker than expected, […]

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Turkey 2016

Turkish airstrikes and artillery ‘kill at least 35 civilians in Syria’ Monitoring group says many more wounded as Turkey continues cross-border offensive against Isis and Kurdish forces (The Guardian) Turkey entered northern Syria on Wednesday, sending […]

This picture released by the Rio 2016 Organizing Committee for the Olympic Games shows the emblem of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, Dec. 31, 2010. A multidisciplinary evaluation commission, formed by 12 professionals enjoying domestic and international recognition, was involved in the whole process of the emblem selection. (AP Photo/Rio 2016 Organizing Committee for the Olympic Games )
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2016 Olympics Rio de Janeiro

Follow Rio 2016 Olympics NYT slideshow of Opening Ceremony CBC (short) video of Opening Ceremony 2016 Rio Summer Olympics Closing Ceremony Fireworks Live The Olympics allow democracies to behave like dictatorships—if only for a short time […]

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PM Trudeau China visit 2016
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Trudeau in China: PM offers to help Beijing reshape its role on the world stage (Globe & Mail) Mr. Trudeau said Chin ...
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Wednesday Night #1800
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Yes, it is the milestone #1800 and we are sure that Gerald will  have an appropriate list of historical facts with whic ...
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Brazil 2016
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These 5 Facts Explain Brazil’s Crippling Scandals (TIME) 24 July 2015 See also Brazil 2013-2015 Rio 2016 Olympics (Qua ...
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Canada: Energy, environment & pipelines 2016
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Canada: Energy, environment & pipelines 2015 What is Energy East? (short video) National Observer Tar Sands Reportin ...