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Canadian Labour Congress urged to denounce Canada’s arms deal with Saudi...

A group of academics and labour activists is calling on the Canadian Labour Congress to publicly oppose an arms deal between Canada and...

I salute Jeff Bezos, rich, nude and fighting the National Enquirer

Jeff Bezos is naked beneath his clothes. As are we all, so all hail Bezos, who isn’t overly bothered by the accusation of...

Did Saudi teen jump the queue with her speedy resettlement to...

Did Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun jump the queue over other refugees when Canada quickly opened its doors to the Saudi teen who was fleeing...

With tears and trepidation, Saudi teen embraces newfound freedom

More than 10,000 kilometres away from home in Saudi Arabia, Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun pauses when asked about the family from whom she fled.Then...

Ottawa weighs fallout of cancelling Saudi arms deal

OTTAWA—As Ottawa considers ways to ditch the controversial sale of armoured vehicles to Saudi Arabia, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his focus is...

Why is Canada still importing Saudi Arabia’s ‘dirty oil?’

The brutal murder and dismemberment of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a murder that was apparently ordered by Saudi Arabia’s crown prince means Canada...

Canadians ‘weary’ of arms trade with Saudi Arabia, survey says

By Jenny PengStarMetro VancouverTues., Nov. 6, 2018VANCOUVER—In the aftermath of Jamal Khashoggi’s murder, a new survey has found Canadians to be “weary” of...

London, Ont.-based defence manufacturer lays off dozens amid tension between Canada,...

General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada announced major layoffs amid tension between Canada and Saudi Arabia.The London, Ont.-based defence manufacturing giant laid off nearly 40...

Ottawa uses massive arms deal to ‘leverage’ answers from Saudi Arabia...

OTTAWA—Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says that a massive deal to sell armoured vehicles to Saudi Arabia can be used as a “lever” to...

Trudeau hints at freezing arms export permits to Saudi Arabia in...

OTTAWA—Prime Minister Justin Trudeau suggested Monday his government is looking at freezing export permits to Saudi Arabia as pressure mounted on the Canadian...
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