Interpol through a Russian lens
ICPO-Interpol Headquarters in Lyon, France (Massimiliano Mariani/Wikimedia Commons)

Interpol through a Russian lens

Will Canada advocate for suspending Russia from the global policing organization? On November 22, following the Interpol’s presidential election where the Russian Interior Ministry officer, Alexander Prokopchuk, was one of the candidates who received 61…

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Canada against elections in Donbass
Territorial Election Commission in Donetsk in November 2014 (Andrew Butko/Wikimedia Common)

Canada against elections in Donbass

Russia-backed voting won’t be accepted Global Affairs Canada condemned Russia-backed elections held on November 11, 2018, in the Donetsk and Luhansk regions of Ukraine.As written in the official statement of the Canadian foreign agency issued after…

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Trudeau gives Putin a thumbs up
President of Russia Vladimir Putin with Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau at the Paris Peace Forum’s plenary session (Kremlin.ru)

Trudeau gives Putin a thumbs up

Canadian journalists question the depth of the Prime Minister’s condemnation of Russia’s malicious actions in international affairs Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, was asked about his encounter with the Russian President, Vladimir Putin, prior to…

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Ukrainians in Canada call the Government to act against Russia
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Ukrainians in Canada call the Government to act against Russia

In response to the country’s ongoing aggression against Ukraine On November 8, 2018, following the adoption of additional U.S. sanctions against Russian entities, officials and individuals supporting the occupation of Crimea and interference in eastern…

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Sustainable Development of the Russian Arctic Zone: Challenges & Opportunities

By Daryana Maximova, Assistant Professor, Department of International Studies, Institute of Foreign Languages and Regional Studies, North-Eastern Federal University, Yakutsk, Russia; and Researcher, Department of Canada, Institute for US and Canadian Studies, Russian Academy of…

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Patriotism vs. freedom and democracy
Vladimir Putin with forward of the Russian national ice hockey team Nikolai Kulemin during the award ceremony held in the Grand Kremlin Palace on May 27, 2014 (Kremlin.ru)

Patriotism vs. freedom and democracy

Political aspects of a hockey player’s immigration case The National Post’s article of October 25, 2018, with a quote of Nikolay Kulemin’s affidavit for his immigration case hearing in the Federal Court of Canada, stating his…

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Can Arctic Cooperation Ease East-West Tensions?

Presentation at the RACS-CERBA 15th International Conference “Russian-Canadian Relations: From Economics to Culture” at ISKRAN, Moscow, Russian Federation, October 11-12, 2018 Plenary Session II: Russia and Canada: Politics, Economics, BusinessAbstractThis presentation comprises the progress of…

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