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Canadian News

CBC News
Return your sleeping bags, soldiers, the Canadian Forces are running short

Cold Lake Sun
Exercise Maple Flag 51 begins - More

The Globe and Mail
In Latvia, Canadian and Italian forces stand on guard with NATO

CBC News
DND looking at a handful of possible contaminated sites in hunt for buried Agent Orange stocks

The Ottawa Citizen
DND hires U.S. firm Watermark to advise it on security - More

The Canadian Press
Saskatchewan premier wondered if CAF could help with Humboldt crash autopsies

CBC News
Canada spent $365K to conserve Franklin objects, but gets no compensation

CBC News
Mounties, CSIS still haven't publicly ID'd people behind electronic cell surveillance in Ottawa

The Canadian Press
Trump confused by Trudeau's 'pushed around' comment: 'We just shook hands!'

The Canadian Press
Brian Mulroney predicts Trump rage at Justin Trudeau a passing storm

Global News
Trump compares relationships with Trudeau, Kim Jong-un - More

CBC News
Economists debunk Trump's Twitter trade 'facts' against Canada

CBC News
Defenders of supply management say Trump' is 'stunningly hypocritical', given U.S. subsidies

CBC News
Trump targets Trudeau and Canada's auto sector

Reuters News Agency
As Trump attacks, Canada goes to Plan B: same as Plan A

BBC News
Navarro sorry for 'special place in hell' for Trudeau remark

CBC News
Kids don't have to fast for Ramadan, but many do anyway

Canadian Commentary

International Commentary

Robin Wright | The New Yorker
The Trump-Kim Summit: Reality TV or a New Era?

David A. Graham | The Atlantic
Trump’s Effusive, Unsettling Flattery of Kim Jong-un

Krishnadev Calamur | The Atlantic
Kim Jong-un’s Propaganda Victory

Dan Balz | The Washington Post
History is made as Trump and Kim meet, but will they produce something historic?

Jonathan Freedland | The Guardian
Trump really has achieved a historic breakthrough – for the Kim dynasty

Editorial | The Guardian
Trump in Singapore: a huge win – for North Korea

Troy Patterson | The New Yorker
The Sensational Idiocy of Donald Trump’s Propaganda Video for Kim Jong-un - More

John Pomfret | The Washington Post
China and the Korean War loom over Trump and Kim

Anne Applebaum | The Washington Post
Trump and Kim got what they wanted. The rest of the world, not so much.

Michael H Fuchs | The Guardian
Trump's reality TV diplomacy makes for a good show. But what's the result?

Uri Friedman | The Atlantic
Trump Got Nearly Nothing From Kim Jong-un

Richard Wolffe | The Guardian
The Singapore summit is a global exercise in Donald Trump damage limitation

William J. Broad, David E. Sanger and Troy Griggs | The New York Times
The Nine Steps Required to Really Disarm North Korea

Jennifer Rubin | The Washington Post
How Trump lost the summit before the photographers even left the room

Editorial | Global Times
End of ‘war games’ will be a big step forward for peninsula

Dana Milbank | The Washington Post
Finally, a president with the guts to stand up to Canada

Glenn Kessler | The Washington Post
Four Pinocchios for Trump’s claim that Canada says it makes $100 billion off trade with the U.S.

Barbara A. Leaf | The Atlantic
Yemen Is Not a Sideshow

International News

CBC Radio
After being shot by insurgents in Afghanistan, woman graduates university with honours

The Associated Press
Former President George H.W. Bush celebrates 94th birthday

BBC News
Trump hits back at Robert De Niro - More

CBC News
Trump’s ‘America First’ foreign policy comes with global stakes

Reuters News Agency
Trump's North Korea summit falls short of Nixon-goes-to-China moment

CBC News
Praise, optimism, derision: Reaction to Trump-Kim summit from around the globe

The Associated Press
By Trump’s own yardstick, North Korea pact falls flat

BBC News
Who is Donald Trump's 'brilliant genius' nuclear Uncle John?

The Guardian
The full text of the Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un statement

CBC News
Trump's odd gift to Kim: A trailer for a pretend movie - about them

The Washington Post
The events and shifting moods that led to the summit with North Korea

The Associated Press
For world, Trump-Kim summit raises cautious hope for peace

The Washington Post
Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner commercial income revealed - More - More

BBC News
Ivanka Trump accused of tweeting 'fake' Chinese proverb

Reuters News Agency
Stocks creep higher, dollar retreats after U.S.- North Korea summit

Press Association
BA pilot jailed for being four times over alcohol limit in plane cockpit

Reuters News Agency
In Brexit showdown, Theresa May faces issue of 'meaningful vote'

Reuters News Agency
Despite not playing, U.S. leads World Cup flight booking growth to Russia

Reuters News Agency
Russia ready to help implement North Korea deal: agencies

Reuters News Agency
Greece and Macedonia reach deal in 27-year dispute over name

Hürriyet Daily News
US ready for Manbij-focused roadmap with Turkey: Mattis

Hürriyet Daily News
Turkey will use S-400s if necessary, President Erdoğan says

Hürriyet Daily News
2.5 million more people may flock to Turkey from Syria’s Idlib: UN

Anadolu News Agency
Italy sends troops to support YPG in Syria’s Deir Ez-Zor

Reuters News Agency
Netanyahu questioned by Israeli police in telecom corruption case

Reuters News Agency
OPEC will squeeze oil buffer to historic lows with an output hike

Reuters News Agency
Iran warns North Korea on deal with United States: report

The New York Times
In Advance of Cease-Fires, Bombings in Afghanistan Kill at Least 18

Hürriyet Daily News
OIC hails truce with Taliban, urges peace

Reuters News Agency
Reuters reporters say deprived of sleep during Myanmar probe

Reuters News Agency
Trump, Kim agree on denuclearization, but deal seen symbolic - More

BBC News
Trump-Kim summit: Win-win or a Kim win?

The Associated Press
Trump says denuclearization must be verifiable

BBC News
Trump-Kim summit: The hidden messages in their gestures - More

CBC News
What the U.S. and North Korea want from summit

The Telegraph
Security-wary Kim Jong-un avoids using US pen provided for historic agreement signing

The Washington Post
‘A great honor’: In a bid for history, Trump flatters North Korea’s totalitarian leader

Business Insider
Kim Jong-un brought his own toilet to the Singapore summit - More

Reuters News Agency
South Korea says it needs to analyze Trump's intentions on an end to joint war games

Agence France-Presse
French military pushes back against Beijing’s South China Sea claims

BBC News
Trump-Kim summit: Pentagon remains 'ironclad' after war games cancelled

Reuters News Agency
U.S. military in Korea says no guidance on cancelling war games

Reuters News Agency
President Moon Jae-in says will write new history with North Korea

Reuters News Agency
Shinzŏ Abe says Trump-Kim statement a step toward North Korea denuclearization

The Associated Press
Living with a monster: Tourism at a Guatemalan volcano

Agence France-Presse
Kim Jong-un se rendra aux États-Unis - Plus

Agence France-Presse
« Réveille-toi, tête à claques ! » : Trump réplique à De Niro

Belga News
Les critiques de Trudeau vont coûter « cher » au Canada, prévient Donald Trump

Agence de Presse Reuters
Le conseiller économique de Trump victime d'un malaise cardiaque

Agence de Presse Reuters
Nouvelles accusations contre Manafort, ancien conseiller de Trump

Agence France-Presse
Brexit : le gouvernement britannique confronté à un vote à risque au Parlement

Agence de Presse Reuters
La méthode de Macron face à Trump en question après le G7

Agence de Presse Reuters
Pas d'accord sur le déploiement d'une mission de l'Onu en Ukraine

Agence de Presse Reuters
Cyberattaques : Sanctions US contre des ressortissants et entreprises russes

Agence de Presse Reuters
Rome prépare le transfert vers Valence des migrants de l'Aquarius - Plus

Agence France-Presse
Syrie : les raids meurtriers de l'EI depuis le désert appelés à se répéter

Agence France-Presse
Trump-Kim, Kim-Moon, Sadate-Begin, Obama-Castro : des poignées de mains historiques

Agence de Presse Reuters
Trump et Kim se livrent à une offensive de charme à Singapour

Agence France-Presse
Trump-Kim, un sommet historique et de nombreuses questions en suspens - Plus

Agence de Presse Reuters
Trump et Kim disent s'engager dans une « nouvelle ère »

Belga News
« Kim est le grand vainqueur »

Agence France-Presse
Et maintenant, un Nobel pour Donald Trump et Kim Jong Un ?

Agence France-Presse
Kim et Trump louent un sommet historique, mais pas de percée majeure

Agence France-Presse
Sommet Trump-Kim : le texte de l'accord commun

TVA Nouvelles et AFP
Dennis Rodman en pleurs après la rencontre Trump-Kim

Agence France-Presse
Le Vietnam verrouille internet

Agence de Presse Reuters
Les États-Unis inaugurent leur ambassade de fait à Taïwan

Agence de Presse Reuters
Pékin prône un allègement des sanctions contre la Corée du Nord

Agence France-Presse
Kim Jong Un s'est engagé à détruire un site de tests de missiles

Agence France-Presse
Un an et demi de relations Kim-Trump

Agence de Presse Reuters
Séoul veut des précisions sur l'arrêt des manoeuvres militaires

Belga News
Le Japon collaborera avec la Corée du Nord sur l'enlèvement de ressortissants japonais

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