Canadian Orthodox Christians at the crossroads
The Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia, New York (Xuan Che/Flickr)

Canadian Orthodox Christians at the crossroads

Parishes of the Russian Orthodox Church will cut their Eucharistic ties with the Ecumenical Patriarchate On October 18, 2018, the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia (ROCOR), a semi-autonomous part of the Russian Orthodox Church,…

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White Helmets are leaving Jordan in time
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White Helmets are leaving Jordan in time

Canada’s commitment to welcome Syrian rescue workers is held under cover On October 19, 2018, Chrystia Freeland, Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, and Ahmed Hussen, Canada’s Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, issued a joint…

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Canada defends the NATO airspace from Russia
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Canada defends the NATO airspace from Russia

The first incident of shadowing an aircraft since Canada became in charge of the alliance’s Air Policing at the end of August On October 18, 2018, operating as a part of NATO enhanced Air Policing…

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The attack in Kerch
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The attack in Kerch

Nuances of the Canadian condolences On October 17, 2018, Chrystia Freeland, Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs, condemned the mass shooting and explosion at the Kerch Polytechnic College in Crimea.In her formal statement, Canada’s Minister expressed…

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Russia accuses Canada of breaking a world’s rules-based order in drug control
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Russia accuses Canada of breaking a world’s rules-based order in drug control

Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs on legalization of cannabis in Canada On October 17, 2018, the day of the official legalization of cannabis in Canada, Maria Zakharova, the Spokeswoman of the Russian Ministry of Foreign…

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Art connected St. Petersburg and Toronto

Teleconference between the two cities gathered around 30 Russian speaking peopleOn October 13, 2018, the International Association of Saint-Petersburg's Friends hosted in Toronto an event dedicated to the famous Russian painter of the late 19th to…

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Canadian Ukrainians greet the upcoming autocephaly of the Orthodox Church in Ukraine
Kiev Pechersk Lavra of Moscow Patriarchate (James Hills/Pixabay)

Canadian Ukrainians greet the upcoming autocephaly of the Orthodox Church in Ukraine

The decision has been made in Constantinople On October 11, 2018, the Ukrainian Canadian Congress welcomed the announcement of the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople to proceed with the provision of independence to the Orthodox Church…

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The upcoming Canadian space flight is put on hold
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The upcoming Canadian space flight is put on hold

Russia is analyzing Soyuz launch abort A flight of the Canadian astronaut, David Saint-Jacques, to the International Space Station scheduled for December 20, 2018, is highly likely suspended due to an investigation into the cause…

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On Target: Missions a Massive Waste

By Scott Taylor, editor/publisher of Esprit de Corps magazine The Canadian Armed Forces are currently committed and deployed on five overseas missions, none of which have a clear-cut or achievable objective.Of course, the old Cold…

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