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Canada says more Russia sanctions coming

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Canada’s prime minister on Tuesday announced more sanctions against Russia, after the EU and US rolled new measures targeting Russia’s economy for its support for rebels in Ukraine.

Posted: July 30th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

US fighter jets escort plane back to Toronto

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Two US F16 fighter jets escorted a Panama-City bound plane back to Toronto on Friday after a passenger threatened the aircraft.

Posted: July 26th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Canadian family among victims of Algerian jet crash – media

This photo taken on Friday, May 16, 2014 shows an MD-83 aircraft in the livery of Swiftair landing at Zaventem Airport Brussels. An Air Algerie flight carrying over 100 people from Burkina Faso to Algeria's capital disappeared from radar early Thursday over northern Mali after heavy rains were reported, according to the plane's owner and government officials in France and Burkina Faso. Air navigation services lost track of the MD-83 about 50 minutes after takeoff from Ougadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso, at 0155 GMT (9:55 p.m. EDT Wednesday), the official Algerian news agency APS said. Air Algerie Flight 5017 was being operated by Spanish airline Swiftair, the company said in a statement. The Spanish pilots' union said the plane belonged to Swiftair and it was operated by a Spanish crew. (AP Photo/Kevin Cleynhens)

A Canadian family of four were among the victims of Thursday’s Air Algerie plane crash in Mali near the Burkina Faso border that killed 116 people, local media said.

Posted: July 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Canada to impose further Russia sanctions over Ukraine

stephen harper

Canada’s prime minister on Monday announced further economic sanctions against Russian entities and individuals, calling the downing of flight MH17 a “direct product of Russia’s military aggression and illegal occupation” of Ukraine.

Posted: July 22nd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

3 police officers killed, 2 injured in Canada shooting

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Three police officers were shot dead and two others injured Wednesday in a rare case of gun violence in the east coast Canadian province of New Brunswick, officials said. Authorities were searching for a suspect.

Posted: June 5th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

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