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Canadian News

The Globe and Mail
Canadian soldiers well-prepared for risk of injury or death in Mali mission, official says

Global News
Canadian troops leave for Mali mission - More

CBC News
Canada sending police to Mali as part of peacekeeping mission

The Globe and Mail
MV Asterix and Davie shipyard caught in legal row over allegedly unpaid bills

iPolitics
Defence officials provide update on Mali mission

The Canadian Press
NGOs demand probe into use of Canadian-made Terradyne Gurkha vehicles in Saudi Arabia

CBC News
Civilian Review and Complaints Commission hit with harassment allegations

The Canadian Press
U.S.-Canada friendship will stand test of time, Ambassador Kelly Craft says

iPolitics
Kentucky bourbon at 4th of July bash helps smooth tensions

The Huffington Post
Kelly Craft’s Life As Trump’s Envoy In Ottawa Hasn’t Been Easy

The Hill Times
‘Extraordinary’ Canada-U.S. trade spat brings lobbyists ‘out of the woodwork’

CBC News
U.S. Border Patrol says it won't stop checking Canadian fishing vessels

The Hill Times
PS unions target Phoenix as next round of bargaining heats up

CBC News
Trudeau claims he ‘did not act inappropriately’ - More - More

CBC News
Mars is on its way closer to Earth - More

Canadian Commentary

International Commentary

International News

The Associated Press
US Army begins quietly discharging immigrant recruits on path to citizenship

The Miami Herald
Frustrated USS Cole case judge retiring from military service

BBC News
Second civil war letters: Alex Jones conspiracy ignites a parody conflict

The Associated Press
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, citing 'unrelenting attacks,' resigns - More - More

The New York Times
E.P.A. Aide Questioned Deleting Sensitive Meeting Details. Then She Was Fired.

The Associated Press
Life in Trump’s cabinet means power, but only for those who avoid the president’s ire

The New York Times
Trump Administration in Chaotic Scramble to Reunify Migrant Families

BBC News
Millard Fillmore is the US president most like Trump

The Associated Press
Sanctioned Russian oligarch linked to Michael Cohen has vast US ties

Reuters News Agency
Trump to OPEC: 'Reduce pricing now!'

Reuters News Agency
Oil falls as Trump demands OPEC cut prices

The Associated Press
Montana Sen. Tester ‘welcomes’ Trump by touting passed bills

The Washington Post
Trump’s trade war has started. Who’s been helped and who’s been hurt?

The New York Times
How Trump’s Policy Decisions Undermine the Industries He Pledged to Help

The New York Times
How Trump Went From ‘Fire and Fury’ to Dismissing North Korean Nuclear Advances

Reuters News Agency
Protesters to fly ‘Trump baby’ blimp over parliament during president’s visit to Britain - More

BBC News
Amesbury poisoning: Couple exposed to Novichok nerve agent - More

BBC News
Salisbury poisoning: Skripals 'were under Russian surveillance' - More

Reuters News Agency
UK calls on Russia to give details of nerve attack after two more people struck down - More

The Associated Press
Latest Novichok poisoning likely not deliberate, police say

Reuters News Agency
Theresa May to propose new customs plan to divided government

Reuters News Agency
Trump to meet Queen Elizabeth despite chorus of discontent

Reuters News Agency
From Mugabe to Xi, Trump joins leaders Queen Elizabeth has met amid protests

Reuters News Agency
Donald Trump's visit puts Brexit Britain's dependence on show

Reuters News Agency
Blood and treasure or fantasy - What is the UK-U.S. 'special relationship'?

Reuters News Agency
Britain 'dumb' if it thinks Russia would stage nerve attack during World Cup: Russian diplomats

Reuters News Agency
Kenya to use Alphabet's balloons for rural internet - More

The Associated Press
Syria, Russia resume southern offensive after talks collapse

Reuters News Agency
Russian-backed attack pummels southwest Syria: Syrian Observatory for Human Rights

The New York Times
Wives and Children of ISIS: Warehoused in Syria, Unwanted Back Home

Agence France-Presse
Syria rebels return to talks with Russia after strikes pummel south

Reuters News Agency
Inside Qatar's charm offensive to win over Washington

Reuters News Agency
Afghan capital rebuilds from ashes of war, but what next?

The Associated Press
10 months on, the babies of Rohingya rape survivors arrive

The Associated Press
Trapped in Thai cave, youngsters must grapple with stress

Reuters News Agency
More rain feared as Thai rescuers plan how to extract boys from flooded cave - More

The Associated Press
Rescuers race to drain water inside flooded Thai cave before rains return

Reuters News Agency
Indonesia arrests ex-rebel turned governor in Aceh over graft

Reuters News Agency
Ghost ships no more: Explorers resume oil, gas search as prices perk up

Reuters News Agency
U.S. 'opening fire' on world with tariff threats, China says - More

Reuters News Agency
In China, importers of U.S. goods prepare for impact of new tariffs

BBC News
US tariffs on Chinese imports to take effect on Friday

The Washington Post
Trade war with China is finally here — and it won't be pretty, analysts say

The Associated Press
China push to end reliance on US technology emerges at trade fight’s core

The Associated Press
After Trump-Kim summit, Pompeo wants nuke details from Kim

Reuters News Agency
Emperor Akihito resumes official duties after suffering nausea

BBC News
Aum Shinrikyo: Japan executes cult leader Shoko Asahara

Reuters News Agency
Bolivian President Morales has emergency surgery for tumor

Reuters News Agency
Over 50 countries call on Venezuela to open doors to aid, restore rule of law

Agence France-Presse
Deux Britanniques exposés à un agent neurotoxique

Agence France-Presse
La police britannique cherche à comprendre comment le poison Novitchok a encore frappé

Agence France-Presse
Novitchok : Londres demande à Moscou de s'expliquer

Agence de Presse Reuters
Londres appelle la Russie à fournir des détails sur le Novitchok

Agence de Presse Reuters
Airbus attend les premiers résultats de l'accord CSeries à Farnborough

Agence de Presse Reuters
Réunion d'opposants iraniens près de Paris, l'ambassadeur de France en Iran convoqué

Agence de Presse Reuters
Ventes d'armes : Paris dément contrevenir au droit international

Agence France-Presse
Migrants : Viktor Orban chez Merkel avec un goût de victoire

Agence de Presse Reuters
Les USA proposent « zéro droits de douane » aux patrons auto allemands

Agence France-Presse
Le luxe revient en Pologne

Agence France-Presse
En Autriche, le président iranien plaide pour la sauvegarde de l’accord nucléaire

Agence de Presse Reuters
Madrid invité à « observer » le projet de chasseur franco-allemand

Agence de Presse Reuters
Un mort dans l'attaque d'un convoi humanitaire au Soudan du Sud

Agence de Presse Reuters
Nouvel échec des négociations avec les Russes sur Dera’a, selon les rebelles

Agence France-Presse
Déluge de feu sur les zones rebelles de la province syrienne de Dera’a - Plus

Agence de Presse Reuters
L'Iran menace de réduire sa coopération avec l'AIEA

Agence France-Presse
Afghanistan : forte hausse cet hiver des victimes civiles selon le Pentagone

Agence de Presse Reuters
Les Rohingyas fuient toujours la violence en Birmanie, selon l'Onu

The Associated Press
Prisonniers d’une grotte en Thaïlande : les enfants se font rassurants dans une vidéo

Agence France-Presse
Grotte en Thaïlande : course contre la montre face à la montée des eaux

Agence de Presse Reuters
Chine : La lutte contre la corruption encore insuffisante, dit Xi

Agence de Presse Reuters
Avec leurs tarifs, les USA « ouvrent le feu » sur le monde dit Pékin

Agence France-Presse
Washington et Pékin basculent dans la guerre commerciale

Agence de Presse Reuters
Les négociations Embraer-Boeing sont dans leur phase finale

Agence France-Presse
Désordre à la frontière entre Haïti et la République dominicaine

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