Canada-Russia relations under scrutiny
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Canada-Russia relations under scrutiny

Ukrainian Canadians do not welcome the anniversary On June 12, when Russia celebrated its national day, the Canadian Embassy in this country was criticized by the Ukrainian Canadian Congress for commemorating the 1942 agreement establishing…

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Canada-Russia Twitter diplomacy
Protesters gathered in front of the Moscow City election commission on July 14, 2019 (Ilya V. Schurov/Facebook)

Canada-Russia Twitter diplomacy

Canada calls on Russia to respect freedom of assembly prior to local elections in Moscow On July 29, 2019, by means of its Twitter, Global Affairs Canada expressed grave concerns over the detention of more…

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Recent Canadian anti-Russian measures
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Recent Canadian anti-Russian measures

New sanctions and condemnation On March 16, 2019, Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland issued a statement on the fifth anniversary of Russia’s illegal invasion and annexation of Crimea.According to the statement, “the world…

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Canada-Russia clash on Venezuela
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Canada-Russia clash on Venezuela

Media ban and different sides’ support On February 4, 2019, in response to the information that Russian media in the face of Sputnik, RIA Novosti  and TASS correspondents were not accredited by Global Affairs Canada for…

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Russia opposes Canadian decision to let White Helmets settle in the country
Maria Zakharova during the briefing, August 3, 2018 (Photo taken from the official website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation)

Russia opposes Canadian decision to let White Helmets settle in the country

From Syria to Canada: Canada rescues Syrian volunteers Russian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Maria Zakharova commented on Canada’s plans to accept some evacuated White Helmets in the course of her briefing in Moscow on August 3,…

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