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Wednesday, 14 April 2021 - Updated at 0650 hrs EDT

Canadian News

Vice News
Canadian Military Documents UFO Sightings

CBC News
Ford defends vaccine rollout as Ontario sees 3,670 new COVID-19 cases

CBC News
Why the U.S. recommended suspending Johnson & Johnson's vaccine, and what it means for Canada

CBC News
Canada confirms first case of VIPIT after AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

CBC News
Ontario is adding hundreds of ICU beds

CTV News
Canadian snowbirds landing in U.S. border towns to avoid quarantine hotels

CBC News
How a Quebec City gym outbreak became one of Canada's largest COVID-19 superspreading events

Global News
Most Canadians say type of COVID-19 vaccine instrumental in whether they get it

Global News
Blood clot risks: Comparing COVID-19 vaccines with common medicines, travel and smoking

Global News
Moderna COVID-19 vaccine over 90% effective 6 months after booster shot

The Globe and Mail
What can and can’t you do after your first COVID-19 vaccine dose

CTV News
Atlantic bubble bursts less than one week before planned reopening

CBC News
Laurentian University students, staff reeling from cuts

CBC News
Canadian medical students in St. Vincent pull 'all-nighters' to help evacuees

CBC News
Airline deal means taxpayers once again take a risk on corporate Canada

The Ottawa Citizen
Defence Watch

Directorate of History and Heritage
Significant Dates in Canadian Military History

Canadian Commentary

International News

Daily Mail
Pentagon confirms video of six UFOs buzzing warships in 2019 is real - More

ABC News
Oath Keepers stashed weapons at hotel for potential Jan. 6 violence - More

Reuters News Agency
More guns than people: Why tighter U.S. firearms laws are unlikely

The Associated Press
U.S. recommends 'pause' for Johnson & Johnson vaccine in response to six clot reports

Newsweek
Trump Speculates Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Pause Fueled by Politics

The Washington Post
A year into the pandemic, it’s even more clear that it’s safer to be outside

CNN News
Brexit played a part in threatening Northern Ireland's fragile peace. But it's not the only factor.

The Economist
With millions vaccinated, rare side-effects of jabs are emerging

Global News
Sorry Bitche: Facebook restores French town’s page after vulgarity ban

CNN News
Spain plans to open grave containing 33,000 civil war victims

Reuters News Agency
Biden proposes summit amid tensions over Russia's military buildup near Ukraine - More

The Globe and Mail
On the Russian border, Ukrainian troops wait for Putin’s big push

Reuters News Agency
Greek PM agrees to talks with Libya on maritime zones

The Associated Press
Ship stuck in Suez Canal forbidden from leaving Egypt until $900M bill is paid

BBC News
Suez canal blockage caused sulphur pollution spike

BBC News
Covid: 'Israel may be reaching herd immunity'

The Associated Press
On Memorial Day, Israel mourns, reflects on veterans' trauma

The Associated Press
Trump-era spike in Israeli settlement growth has only begun

BBC News
Iran Natanz nuclear site suffered major damage, official says

The Economist
Joe Biden gives up on the war in Afghanistan, leaving a weak ally

BBC News
US says troops to leave Afghanistan by 11 September - More

Reuters News Agency
India's coronavirus cases hit record as Mumbai prepares for new lockdown

BBC News
US seeks China climate agreements ahead of Biden summit

Reuters News Agency
Ukraine rehearses repelling tank attack near Russian-annexed Crimea

Reuters News Agency
NATO forces to leave together from Afghanistan, U.S. says

Reuters News Agency
Pakistan deploys paramilitary forces to quell deadly Islamist protests

Reuters News Agency
As Biden's emissaries go to Taiwan, China terms exercises 'combat drills'

Reuters News Agency
South Korea mulls court fight over Japan's plan to release contaminated Fukushima water

The Associated Press
Japan to release treated radioactive water from Fukushima nuclear plant into sea - More

Reuters News Agency
UAE partners with Japan's ispace to send rover to the moon in 2022

The New York Times
On This Day: April 14 - More - Photos - More

Agence de Presse Reuters
L'UE ne renouvellera pas l'an prochain ses contrats avec AstraZeneca et Johnson & Johnson

Agence de Presse Reuters
Il est trop tôt pour parler concrètement d'un sommet USA-Russie, dit le Kremlin

Agence de Presse Reuters
Iran : L'enrichissement d'uranium à 60%, une réponse au sabotage de Natanz - Plus

Agence de Presse Reuters
Les forces de l'Otan quitteront l'Afghanistan ensemble, dit Blinken

Agence de Presse Reuters
L'Inde enregistre un record quotidien du nombre de cas

Agence de Presse Reuters
Biden envoie une délégation non officielle à Taiwan

Agence de Presse Reuters
L'émissaire US pour le climat attendu en Chine et en Corée du Sud

Agence de Presse Reuters
La majorité des patients COVID en soins intensifs au Brésil âgés de moins de 40 ans

Agence de Presse Reuters
Brésil : Le Sénat enquête sur la gestion par Bolsonaro de la crise sanitaire

Radio-Canada
Haïti : le premier ministre Joseph Jouthe a démissionné

International Commentary

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