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Canadian News

The Globe and Mail
Canada no longer training Kurdish troops in Iraq

The Canadian Press
Liberals look at building affordable housing for homeless veterans

The Toronto Star
Trudeau warns of difficult talks between G7 leaders on intractable issues

CBC News
Trudeau dismisses Trump's War of 1812 comment as a 'quip'

The Globe and Mail
Trump will ‘talk tough’ on trade at G7, adviser says

CBC News
'Prime Minister Trudeau is being so indignant,' Trump tweets

Reuters News Agency
Trump attacks EU and Canada on trade amid backlash ahead of G7 summit - More

The Guardian
Macron calls on G7 members to confront Trump over trade

CBC News
Russia is still set to play the spoiler at G7 summit

CBC News
The rise and fall of summit protesting: What to expect outside the G7 leaders' summit

CBC News
G7's really expensive weekend: Here's what the 28-hour summit is costing taxpayers

Global News
GoC offers computers, $10 internet plans to low-income families

CBC News
MP Kent Hehr defends withholding of report on sex harassment allegations

Canadian Commentary

International Commentary

International News

The Associated Press
What are those creepy robotic animals for? Boston Dynamics offers hints

CBC News
Trump revives annual Iftar dinner tradition for Ramadan?

The Associated Press
Trump says Kim summit all about attitude, not preparation - More

Reuters News Agency
Trump dangles prospect of North Korean leader visit if summit successful

Reuters News Agency
Trump says could sign deal to end Korean war at meeting with Kim

The Washington Post
Trump complains about traveling to Canada for G-7 summit ahead of Kim meeting

Global News
Tariffs on steel and aluminum might cost the U.S. 400,000 jobs — and Canada could get hit too

The Atlantic
Senate Investigators May Have Found a Missing Piece in the Russia Probe

The Associated Press
Samantha Bee is back, both angry and apologetic

ABC News
Melania Trump’s office pushes back against Giuliani on Stormy Daniels comment - More

The Associated Press
Who speaks for Robert Mueller? Rudy Giuliani is trying to.

ABC News
'Oconus lures': Evolution of a conspiracy theory, from Reddit to the White House

Reuters News Agency
Report on FBI's Clinton email probe coming next week: Inspector General

The Associated Press
Here’s how both sides will spin the Comey IG report

Reuters News Agency
Billions in U.S. solar projects shelved after Trump panel tariff

The Associated Press
Facebook glitch made private posts public for millions

The Associated Press
NASA reveals discoveries suggesting there was once life on Mars

Reuters News Agency
UK ministers to meet to hammer out agreement on Brexit backstop

Reuters News Agency
German industrial orders plunge due to fears of trade war

Reuters News Agency
Top U.S., Russian military officers to meet in Helsinki

Reuters News Agency
Key quotes from Russian President Putin's annual phone-in

United Press International
Putin offers pledges of economic stability

Reuters News Agency
'I told you so,' Putin tells Europe on U.S. trade tariffs

The Washington Post
African migrants’ new route to Europe littered with old perils

Reuters News Agency
U.S. plans to release American captured in Syria in September

Reuters News Agency
Iraq launches air strike against Islamic State in Syria

Reuters News Agency
At least 18 killed in Baghdad explosion

United Press International
Iraq to manually recount parliamentary election ballots

Reuters News Agency
Yemen peace plan sees ceasefire, Houthis abandoning missiles

Reuters News Agency
Afghanistan announces unconditional ceasefire with Taliban after peace meeting

United Press International
Singapore highlights regional stakes in U.S., North Korea summit

Reuters News Agency
Taiwan holds large-scale military drills

Reuters News Agency
Chinese phone maker ZTE saved from brink after deal with U.S.

Reuters News Agency
U.S. says diplomats in China hit by mystery illness - More

Reuters News Agency
China looks to bolster militancy fight at security summit

Reuters News Agency
Bolton takes back seat, but remains looming North Korea summit presence

Reuters News Agency
The roller-coaster ride leading to historic Trump-Kim summit

Reuters News Agency
Latte art and a gym ad: Kim Jong-un's softer image in South Korea

The Associated Press
Dutch queen's sister dies in Argentina

Reuters News Agency
Oil rises as reality dawns over Venezuela's export crisis

Reuters News Agency
Rescuers search for missing near Guatemalan volcano as death toll climbs

The Economist
Satellite photos reveal the devastation of Guatemala's Volcán de Fuego

The Associated Press
US military plans as though Guantánamo won’t close for decades

The Associated Press
Undeterred by Trump, asylum-seekers line up at the border

TVA Nouvelles
Trump évoque la guerre de 1812 lors d’un échange corsé avec Trudeau

Agence de Presse Reuters
Première apparition publique de Melania Trump en plusieurs semaines

Agence France-Presse
L'usage des drones armés a augmenté sous Trump

Agence France-Presse
Kim Jong Un « a supplié » pour qu'un sommet ait lieu - Giuliani

Agence France-Presse
« Tout est prêt » pour le sommet avec Kim, selon Trump

Agence France-Presse
Trump prêt à inviter Kim aux États-Unis

Agence France-Presse
Trump ne devrait pas se gracier, selon Paul Ryan

Agence France-Presse
Le fils de Bobby Kennedy veut une nouvelle enquête

Agence France-Presse
Pour Rudy Giuliani, une actrice porno n'est pas digne de foi

Agence France-Presse
YouTube est coresponsable des violations de droits d'auteur

Agence France-Presse
Découverte de la plus complexe matière organique sur Mars

Agence France-Presse
Macron veut renforcer l'alliance les dirigeants européens

Agence France-Presse
Jim Mattis veut rassurer les Européens

Agence de Presse Reuters
Les USA disent avoir tué quatre djihadistes de l'EI en Libye

Agence de Presse Reuters
Le président égyptien Sissi gracie plus de 700 détenus

Agence de Presse Reuters
Khartoum dit ne plus avoir de liens militaires avec Pyongyang

Agence de Presse Reuters
L'aviation irakienne frappe l'EI en territoire syrien

Agence de Presse Reuters
Au moins 18 morts dans une explosion à Bagdad selon une source policière - Plus

Agence de Presse Reuters
46 Éthiopiens se noient au large du Yémen

Agence de Presse Reuters
Le président afghan proclame un cessez-le-feu temporaire

Agence de Presse Reuters
Possible entrevue Lavrov-Pompeo en août à Singapour

Agence de Presse Reuters
Deux diplomates américains atteints d'un mal mystérieux en Chine

Agence de Presse Reuters
Pékin ne veut pas d'escalade des tensions commerciales avec Washington

Agence de Presse Reuters
Éruption volcanique au Guatemala : Le bilan s'alourdit à 99 morts

Agence France-Presse
Recherches suspendues pour raisons de sécurité autour du Volcán de Fuego

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