SOMNIA - Spotlight on Military News and International Affairs

Thursday, 5 March 2015

Canadian News

The Globe and Mail
Making waves: The Navy's Arctic ambition revealed

The Globe and Mail
Search to replace CDS narrowed to four candidates

CBC News
The CF gets new bosses, same old problems

CBC News
Franck Gervais pleads guilty to illegally wearing military gear

CBC News
Police release three people after Mic Mac Mall 'threat'

The Canadian Press
CSIS flags Canadian online anti-Islam threat

CBC News
Muslim Canadians worry about effects of anti-terror talk

CBC News
Terrorism survey: Half of Canadians feel less safe

CBC News
Snowden archive aims to ‘piece together the bigger picture’

CBC News
Edward Snowden says Canadian spying has weakest oversight in Western world

CBC News
Michael Zehaf-Bibeau takes aim at Canadian foreign policy

The Canadian Press
Terror suspect asks jury to use Qur’an to judge him

The Ottawa Citizen
Defence Watch

Ottawa Researchers
On This Day: March 5

Canadian Commentary

International Commentary

Alyssa Rosenberg | The Washington Post
Pop culture can’t seem to get Hillary Clinton right

Editorial Board | The Washington Post
Hillary Clinton’s very poor judgment

E.J. Dionne Jr. | The Washington Post
The wound Netanyahu left

International News

The Guardian
Hillary Clinton set up ‘homebrew’ email server for private account - More

The Associated Press
Tug of war: Obama, Congress at odds over who’s in control

The Associated Press
Hillary Clinton’s team on defensive over her use of personal email account

Thomson Reuters News
FBI says suspect in shooting near NSA headquarters in custody

Agence France-Presse
Lawyers for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev admit he carried out killings - More

The Associated Press
California man charged with trying to join Islamic State

The Associated Press
US considers banning M855 green tip and SS109 5.56mm ammunition

The Associated Press
Deal with 72 Asiana passengers leaves many cases unresolved

The Guardian
The former Royal Marine who died in someone else’s war

The Associated Press
Three sought over deadly 1982 attack in Paris’ Jewish quarter - More

The Guardian
Vladimir Putin condemns Boris Nemtsov murder

Thomson Reuters News
Russian security service chief says several suspects in Nemtsov case

The Washington Post
Nemtsov’s grieving allies decry violent undertone to Russia’s patriotic fervor

CBC News
Who is left to challenge Vladimir Putin?

The Guardian
Egyptian groom springs ISIS kidnap prank on bride

The Guardian
Ebola ‘leaves 12,000 orphans in Sierra Leone’

Thomson Reuters News
Two Malaysians identified in IS beheading video from Syria

Thomson Reuters News
Syria’s Nusra Front may leave Qaeda to form new entity

Thomson Reuters News
Palestinian leadership gathers to review ties with Israel

The Guardian
Arrest of three Israelis prompts renewed scrutiny of smuggling into Gaza

The Washington Post
Saudi prize awarded to an Islamic scholar who says 9/11 was an ‘inside job’

Thomson Reuters News
Cheap oil not seen swaying Iran behavior

The Washington Post
Top U.S. general in Afghanistan leaves door open to altering drawdown plan

Thomson Reuters News
China asks Burma to reduce tension on border

The Washington Post
Families of Vietnam POWs confront a painful set of anniversaries

Thomson Reuters News
Philippines police commandos promised extra resources after botched raid

BBC News
Japanese battleship IJNS Musashi found on the floor of the Sibuyan Sea - More

Thomson Reuters News
China defense budget rise to defy slowing economy

Thomson Reuters News
Premier Li Keqiang vows to fight Chinese pollution, corruption

Thomson Reuters News
U.S. says North Korean nuclear and missile work of concern

Thomson Reuters News
Knife-wielding attacker slashes face of U.S. ambassador in South Korea - More

The Sydney Morning Herald
MH370 flew to Kazakhstan

Thomson Reuters News
New Zealand spying on Pacific neighbors and Indonesia - More

Thomson Reuters News
Colombia detains China Cosco Shipping vessel over illegal arms - Photo

The Associated Press
Dominican Republic temporarily closes consulates in Haiti

The New York Times
On This Day: March 5 - More

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