Canada’s cannabis conundrum

By Madelaine Drohan, Canada correspondent, The Economist The article first appeared on OpenCanada.orgThere are many reasons why Canada-Russia relations are strained these days, but one that does not get much publicity is the Liberal government’s…

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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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Russian struggle against the “global drug evil”
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Russian struggle against the “global drug evil”

Russian authorities call for Canada to abide by its international commitments on drug control. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation posted a deprecating comment on their official website in response to formal…

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