SOMNIA - Spotlight on Military News and International Affairs

Monday, 24 June 2024 - Updated at 2235 hrs EDT

Canadian News

CBC News
LCBO expands hours before possible strike

CBC Radio
Lyme disease might be more common, but this tick-borne disease is on the rise in Canada

The Canadian Press
Video shows PHAC officials planning for possible H5N1 spread, not 'gearing up' for 'hoax'

CBC News
Polls close in Toronto-St. Paul's byelection - More - More

CBC News
How to watch CBC's Toronto-St. Paul's byelection coverage

CBC News
From fast food to construction, employers turn more and more to temporary foreign workers

The Canadian Press
Cannada to announce tariff plan for Chinese EV, battery imports following U.S., Europe

CBC News
Canada’s uncounted emissions: Going green at home while shipping oil and gas abroad

CBC News
Ontario Liberal MP's map of Canada forgets P.E.I., Yukon

CBC News
Youth, 14, charged with first-degree murder in Etobicoke mass shooting

The Ottawa Citizen
Defence Watch

The Maple Leaf
Defence Team News

Directorate of History and Heritage
Significant Dates in Canadian Military History

Radio-Canada
Un projet de loi pour forcer les transporteurs aériens à payer les agents de bord

Radio-Canada
Jour d’élection partielle dans Toronto–St. Paul’s : le dépouillement est lent

Radio-Canada
Des milliers de personnes pour le traditionnel défilé de la Saint-Jean à Montréal

La Presse canadienne
Le Canada envisage d’imposer une surtaxe sur les véhicules électriques chinois

La Feuille d’érable
Nouvelles de l’Équipe de la Défense

Direction - Histoire et patrimoine
Dates significatives dans l’histoire militaire canadienne

Canadian Commentary

The Editorial Board | The Globe and Mail
Ottawa’s levy on streaming services is no screen saver

Andre Mayer and Emily Chung | CBC News
How the automobile industry turned us into SUV drivers

Margaret Evans | CBC News
With Netanyahu increasingly seen as isolated, Israeli PM dismisses 'petty politics'

Mike Lapointe | The Hill Times
Canada should get ready for second Trump presidency, say foreign policy experts

Les Whittington | The Hill Times
Trudeau is up against a worldwide phenomenon

Michael Harris | The Hill Times
Federal politics has entered a ‘none-of-the-above’ phase

Sheila Copps | The Hill Times
Poilievre poised for big battle over capital gains

Gwynne Dyer | Cyprus Mail
The bigger game: Israel and Saudi Arabia vs Iran

International News

BBC News
Criminal charges recommended against Boeing

The New York Times
A.I. Is Getting Better Fast. Can You Tell What’s Real Now?

The Associated Press
Conservative-backed group is creating a list of federal workers it suspects could resist Trump plans

Reuters News Agency
Biden takes fresh immigration moves into debate with Trump

The Associated Press
Prosecutors in classified files case to urge judge to bar Trump from inflammatory comments about FBI

BBC News
Julian Assange freed in US plea deal - More

BBC News
MoD failed soldier killed in training, family say

BBC News
UK sees hottest day of year so far as heat health alerts in place for millions

Reuters News Agency
UK general election 2024: What are the key issues?

The Times
Princess Anne in hospital with head injuries after ‘horse accident’ - More

Reuters News Agency
Macron's ministers say a polarising French election risks stoking unrest

The Economist
Poll tracker: Can Le Pen’s hard right beat Macron’s alliance?

CBC News
Activists criticize attempts to turn French capital into 'postcard Paris' at expense of people

The Associated Press
EU regulators accuse Apple of breaching digital competition rules for App Store

Reuters News Agency
Berlin, Paris tout initiative to buy longer-range missiles

Reuters News Agency
Anti-Muslim incidents double in Germany but overlooked by authorities, NGO says

The Associated Press
High-profile German AfD politician on trial again over alleged use of Nazi slogan

Reuters News Agency
Tourist death toll from Greek heat wave rises to six, others missing

Al Jazeera
Ukraine’s top EU negotiator says war-torn country won’t seek ‘discount’ on entry commitments - More

Reuters News Agency
Kremlin blames US for 'barbaric' ATACMS missile attack on Crimea

Reuters News Agency
Russia is revising its nuclear doctrine, Kremlin says

The Associated Press
Attackers kill 15 police officers and several civilians in Russia's Dagestan, governor says - More

The Associated Press
US struggles with shaky relations and troop cuts in African nations - More

BBC News
Deadly crush at rally as Rwanda election campaign starts

Reuters News Agency
Morocco sends 40 tons of medical aid to Gaza

Reuters News Agency
New footage shows bloodied Israeli hostages taken in pickup to Gaza

Reuters News Agency
Netanyahu receives warning from panel probing submarine purchase

BBC News
Intense fighting in Rafah near end, says Netanyahu - More

The Canadian Press
Netanyahu says he will only accept a partial cease-fire deal

Reuters News Agency
Gaza faces the threat of famine: How children starve - More

Reuters News Agency
Ship off Yemen coast reports explosion nearby, says UKMTO

The Associated Press
Suspected Yemen Houthi attack targets vessel

BBC News
Huge Saudi construction projects 'might get scaled down'

The Associated Press
Iran and Bahrain agree to talk about how they might resume diplomatic relations severed since 2016

The Associated Press
'Hamster' crypto craze has taken Iran

Reuters News Agency
Iran election: Young voters’ divide over 2022 protests shapes presidential race

The Associated Press
Pakistani police charge 23 people with being part of a mob that murdered a blasphemy suspect

The Associated Press
Chinese hackers have stepped up attacks on Taiwanese organizations

Reuters News Agency
Autocracy is 'evil', Taiwan president says after China threatens death for separatism

The Associated Press
Change in wind direction prompts worry about more North Korean trash balloon launches toward South

The Associated Press
At least 16 dead in a fire at a lithium battery factory in South Korea - More

Reuters News Agency
Colombian government, Segunda Marquetalia armed group begin peace talks

BBC News
Protests flare up in New Caledonia as France detains activists

Reuters News Agency
Kenyan police deployment to Haiti imminent, sources say

The New York Times
On This Day: June 24 - BBC - This Day in Aviation

Agence France-Presse
Micros coupés, pas de public : le mode d'emploi du débat Trump-Biden

Agence QMI
Les militants anti-avortement s'inquiètent du Parti républicain

Agence France-Presse
Washington dévoile sa liste noire sur le trafic des êtres humains

Radio-Canada
Julian Assange conclut un accord de plaider-coupable avec la justice américaine

Agence France-Presse
Élections en France : menacé, Macron promet d’agir jusqu’en 2027

Agence France-Presse
Tableau de Monet aspergé de soupe : le parquet de Lyon fait appel de la relaxe

Agence France-Presse
Apple : l'UE estime que l’App Store viole ses règles de concurrence

Radio-Canada
Russie : au moins six morts et une centaine de blessés dans des attaques ukrainiennes

Agence France-Presse
La Russie accuse les États-Unis d’avoir leur part de « responsabilité » dans une frappe meurtrière

Agence France-Presse
Le Kremlin menace les États-Unis de « conséquences », après une frappe ukrainienne en Crimée

Agence France-Presse
Attaque « terroriste » dans le Caucase russe : des policiers et un prêtre tués - Plus - Plus

Agence France-Presse
L’armée israélienne annonce la mort d’un otage retenu à Gaza

The Associated Press
Les combats « intenses » sont « sur le point de se terminer », dit Nétanyahou

The Associated Press
Plus de 1300 fidèles sont morts lors du pèlerinage à La Mecque pour le hadj - Plus

Agence France-Presse
La Chine « n'a pas le droit de punir» les Taïwanais, selon le président Lai

Agence France-Presse
Corée du Sud : au moins 20 morts dans un incendie d’une usine de batterie

The Associated Press
Un porte-avions américain en Corée du Sud pour faire pression sur Pyongyang

Agence France-Presse
Nouvelle-Calédonie : la CCAT exige la libération des indépendantistes retenus en métropole

Agence France-Presse
Mexique : une fusillade entre policiers et narcotrafiquants présumés fait quatre morts à la frontière américaine

International Commentary

Richard Overy | The Telegraph
Why it’s too late to stop World War Three

Stephen Covington | The Economist
Vladimir Putin’s war against Ukraine is part of his revolution against the West

Michael Schuman | The Atlantic
China May Be the Ukraine War’s Big Winner

The French Connection | The Economist
The alarming foreign policies of France’s hard right and hard left could weaken NATO and the West

Charlemagne | The Economist
Europe today is a case of lots of presidents yet nobody leading

Richard Kemp | The Telegraph
Farage is playing into our enemies’ hands

Simon Jenkins | The Guardian
Farage’s Ukraine comments were hardly offensive – other party leaders could use a history lesson

Janet Reitman | The New York Times
A Disaster of the U.S. Military’s Own Making

Susan B. Glasser | The New Yorker
Project Trump, Global Edition

John Cassidy | The New Yorker
Trump’s Brazen Pact with the One Per Cent

Xochitl Gonzalez | The Atlantic
Trump and the ‘Champion of the Migrants’

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