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Brent Patterson | Canadian foreign minister endorses call for global ceasefire the day after he lifts restrictions on new arms exports to Saudi Arabia.
Podcast
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Jiselle Hanna, Piergiorgio Moro | Kamillia el-Eriani, a Melbourne-based professor of sociology and politics, talks to Jiselle Hanna about the dynamics and deep roots of the conflict in Yemen.
News
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Ryan Donnelly | Canadian rifle and ammunition sales to Saudi Arabia in 2018 is about to hit an all-time record, beating out previous records set in 2017 and 2016 – the same period of the Saudi-led war in Yemen.
Columnists
Secretary of State Michael Pompeo meets with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on October 16, 2018. Photo: U.S. Department of State/Wikimedia Commons
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | The murder of Jamal Khashoggi may sway enough Republican senators to join Democrats in voting to block further U.S. support for Saudi Arabia's destruction of Yemen, and to suspend arms sales.
Blog
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Brent Patterson | What is the Canadian government's role in the war in Yemen and how did climate change and water scarcity exacerbate the tensions that led to the conflict?
Blog
Yves Engler | Trudeau should see Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman's diplomatic break and raise him a wide-ranging ethical challenge. Here's how.
Blog
David J. Climenhaga | Saudi Arabia is sending Canada's ambassador home. And if we don't shut up about their human rights abuses, they say they'll interfere in Canadian politics.
Blog
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Penney Kome | Bystanders can and do change history. And we are all bystanders as our global neighbours suffer the scourges of war, disease, and famine.
Columnists
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Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Donald Trump's arms deal with Saudi Arabia is wrong. It will inflame an already war-ravaged region, hitting Yemen especially hard.
Blog
David J. Climenhaga | Ironically, the Americans appear to be worried about Russian interference in the election process (satire).
Blog
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David J. Climenhaga | Sometimes individuals and countries really do need to do the right thing. This is one of those times. Canadians elected Justin Trudeau to do better than this.
Blog
Shenaz Kermalli | "The challenge of being a female journalist in the Middle East misses the point," says Safa Al Ahmad, adding that it is challenging regardless of gender.