NATO to set up new space centre amid China, Russia concerns
Part of the alliance’s efforts to keep ahead in a fast moving and hi-tech sector, particularly amid concern about aggressive behaviour in space.
Trump trade adviser Navarro bashes Canada’s ‘self interests’ in new book
Suggests Canada’s decade-long mission was motivated more by a desire to curry favour with the US.
Trump disregards Canada, allies with Soleimani killing: ex ambassador
Killing of Iranian general has imperilled the NATO training mission in Iraq that Canada currently leads: Heyman.
Ties between Trudeau, Trump tested at close of NATO summit
Justin’s candid comments about the mercurial president are captured on video and broadcast around the world.
Trudeau to hold first post election meeting with Trump on NATO sidelines
Will include discussions about the new Canada-US-Mexico free trade deal.
NATO allies developing divergent views on weaponizing space
United States is preparing to fight a future war in space if necessary.
NATO and European leaders to visit Canada for meetings with Trudeau
Will speak up for the rules-based international order that relies on treaties and multinational organizations like NATO.
NATO researchers consult federal government on foreign election meddling
Canadians have to avoid knee-jerk reactions to avoid succumbing to malevolent foreign actors, says expert.
Committee calls on Canada to co-operate with NATO to respond to Russia in Arctic
Russian President Vladimir Putin has outlined an ambitious plan to increase Russia’s Arctic presence.
NATO ministers meet to celebrate 70th anniversary amid rifts
A dispute with Turkey over planned purchase of Russian weapons and defence spending disparities straining alliance.
NATO weighing whether Huawei poses security threat [UPDATED]
Huawei denies accusations it might facilitate Chinese spying or is controlled by the ruling Communist Party.
Trump suggests France would have been defeated without US
Trump tweeted, “They were starting to learn German in Paris before the US came along.”
US senators privately reassure European allies on NATO support
Commitment was made in closed door meeting between NATO diplomats and bipartisan Senate group.
Trump blasted for Putin pandering summit, appearing weak
Viewed as an unprecedented embrace of a man isolated by the US, Western allies for actions in Ukraine, Syria and beyond.
Trudeau bills 10 year defence spending plan as answer to Trump spending call
As the NATO summit in Brussels wrapped up, the PM announced a 70 per cent increase in military spending. But the commitment falls short of the 2 per cent of GDP mark agreed upon by members in 2014.
Trudeau, Trump talk trade during sideline meeting at NATO summit in Brussels
The conversation was “positive,” one official said.
Friend or foe at NATO? Who knows when Trump comes to dinner
Since moving into the White House almost 18 months ago, the U.S. president has been as abrasive with some of America’s most trusted allies as he has been warm toward traditional adversaries like North Korea and Russia.
Liberal economic adviser preaches defence spending, but Sajjan says Ottawa fell $2.3B short
Dominic Barton says defence industry critical for innovation, but Libs behind on spending goals.