Monthly Archives: "June 2014"

Hillary Clinton's new book, Hard Choices, will not be sold at bookstores in China.

Hillary Clinton’s book criticizing ce...

Jun 29, 2014

Hillary Clinton’s latest memoir Hard Choices will not be coming to a Chinese bookstore near you. The book, which chronicles Clinton’s time as U.S. secretary of

Canadian military cuts

Military cuts: who needs training and maint...

Jun 29, 2014

General Tom Lawson and Deputy Minister Richard Fadden issued a memo to Defence Minister Rob Nicholson on November 20, 2013 with a simple message: recent

Syrian airstrikes on Iraq and ISIS

Iraq declares Syrian airstrikes a win for e...

Jun 29, 2014

After another wave of airstrikes by Syria on the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), Iraq’s prime minister Nouri al-Maliki considered the action good for

Syria strikes back at ISIS

Syria strikes back at ISIS

Jun 27, 2014

Syria has launched a series of airstrikes on the Syrian city of Raqqa, currently being held by the Islamic State of Iraq and Al-Sham (ISIS). This

Syria hands over chemical weapons

Syria hands over last of chemical weapons, ...

Jun 26, 2014

The director general for the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons confirmed that Syria has handed over the last of its chemical weapons stockpile.

China tensions rise in South China Sea

China redraws map giving itself everything,...

Jun 26, 2014

China has apparently settled the ongoing territorial dispute over the South China Sea by issuing a new map in which the country has taken almost

U.S. and Iran work together on ISIS

The U.S. and Iran: together at last over IS...

Jun 24, 2014

With the growing conflict in Iraq at the hands of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), the United States and Iran have suddenly found

Canada won't participate in missile defence

Canada refuses to participate in missile de...

Jun 24, 2014

In a recent article for the National Post, Senator Daniel Lange and retired general Roméo Dallaire argue that it’s critical for Canada to participate in

ISIS capturing territory in Iraq and Syria

ISIS captures more territory seemingly at w...

Jun 24, 2014

Only two weeks into their offensive to establish a new caliphate out of parts of Iraq and Syria, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS)

Terrorist attacks from Iran in Ottawa

Ottawa may or may not be a prime terrorist ...

Jun 22, 2014

The Ottawa Citizen can’t seem to make up its mind regarding the threat level to the nation’s capital from terrorist organizations. Specifically, the paper calls