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Sunday, 1 March 2015 - Updated at 0845 hrs EST

Canadian News

Canadian Commentary

Editorial | Toronto Star
Canadian Muslim families are in the front lines

Tabatha Southey | The Globe and Mail
Why is Stephen Harper’s anti-terrorism bill so popular?

Haroon Siddiqui | Toronto Star
How to minimize Islamic State lure for Canadian youth

Jeffrey Simpson | The Globe and Mail
An Iran opportunity not to be missed

Doug Saunders | The Globe and Mail
What happens when you run out of taxpayers?

Margaret Wente | The Globe and Mail
Why I already have Hillary fatigue

International Commentary

International News

The New York Times
After Scandal, Petraeus Stays Under Radar, but Not Out of the Spotlight

The Washington Post
Netanyahu’s address to Congress will be most important speech of his life

The New York Times
House Passes One-Week Funding Extension for DHS

The New York Times
U.S. Seeks to Deport Bosnians Over War Crimes

The Observer
Mohammed Emwazi had link to 2005 London bomb plot

Agence France-Presse
Mohammed Emwazi’s relatives under watch in Kuwait

The Guardian
MI5’s battle to identify radicalised Britons

The Guardian
Outdated intelligence tactics allowing UK terror threat to grow

Thomson Reuters News
Ukrainian journalist killed in shelling

Agence France-Presse
Rebel deminers comb Debaltseve battleground

The New York Times News Service
Fear envelops Russia after killing of Putin critic

The Associated Press
Thousands to march in Moscow to mourn slain Boris Nemtsov

Thomson Reuters News
Egyptian court ruling opens way for possible election delay

The New York Times
Online, American Helps Fuel Attacks in Egypt

Agence France-Presse
Two passers-by, accomplice die in Nigeria suicide bombing

The Guardian
Sierra Leone vice-president self-imposes quarantine as bodyguard dies of Ebola

Thomson Reuters News
Kurdish rebels call disarmament move historic, want Turkey to step up reforms

The Guardian
Former Mossad head urges Israeli voters to oust Binyamin Netanyahu

The Associated Press
Netanyahu heads to Washington for Congress speech

The Observer
Bombs kill dozens in attacks north of Baghdad

Thomson Reuters News
U.S.-led coalition launches air strikes on Islamic State targets in Iraq, Syria

The Washington Post
Afghanistan’s Ashraf Ghani will attend talks at Camp David next month

The Scotsman
Pakistan to fingerprint all mobile users

The Guardian
On the beach where US troops landed 50 years ago, a new Vietnam flourishes

The Associated Press
MH370 mystery prompts new plane tracking program

The Associated Press
Venezuela to restrict U.S. tourists, diplomats after espionage arrests - More

The New York Times
Cuba’s Designation as a Sponsor of Terrorism Snarls Negotiations With U.S.

The New York Times
On This Day: March 1 - More

Agence France-Presse
Tsarnaev : nouveau rejet de demande de dépaysement du procès

Agence France-Presse
Les États-Unis veulent expulser 150 Bosniens pour crimes de guerre

Agence France-Presse
« Jihadi John » disait penser au suicide en 2010

Agence France-Presse
Calme relatif dans l’Est de l’Ukraine

Agence France-Presse
Deux morts dans l’Est de l’Ukraine malgré la trêve

Agence France-Presse
Meurtre de Nemtsov : au moins 10 000 personnes marchent à Moscou

Agence France-Presse
Égypte : les législatives pourraient être retardées

Agence France-Presse
Mali : signature dimanche à Alger d’un accord de paix avec les groupes armés

Agence France-Presse
Nigeria : une kamikaze se fait exploser

Agence France-Presse
Mugabe s’en prend aux réserves animalières des Blancs

Agence France-Presse
Fin de l’opération militaire américaine contre l’Ebola au Liberia

Agence France-Presse
Le chef emprisonné du PKK appelle la rébellion kurde à déposer les armes

Agence France-Presse
Syrie : percée du régime au sud

Agence France-Presse
Le musée de Bagdad rouvre ses portes douze ans après avoir été pillé

Agence France-Presse
La Corée du Sud réclame les excuses du Japon pour les esclaves sexuelles coréennes

Agence France-Presse
Uruguay : José Mujica repasse la main à son prédécesseur

Agence France-Presse
Le Venezuela impose un visa aux Américains visiteurs

Agence France-Presse
Deux manifestations dans les rues de Caracas

Journal Sud Ouest
L’éphéméride du 1 mars

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