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Canadian News

International News

Reuters News Agency
U.S. Navy official sees more orders for Boeing P-8A in coming months

The Associated Press
Boeing made 'mistake' in handling warning system in 737 Max jets: CEO - More

Reuters News Agency
Boeing seeking to reduce scope, duration of some physical tests for new aircraft - sources

Reuters News Agency
Tires blow on United jet during Newark airport landing, no injuries

Politico
‘I run the country,’ Donald Trump declares

The Washington Post
Trump, White House aides signal a willingness to act with impunity in drive for reelection

Politico
Trump slams NYT report on US cyberattacks against Russia

The Washington Post
Trump says supporters might ‘demand’ that he serve more than two terms as president

CBC News
The Royal Fascinator: What's Really Going on Behind Palace Walls?

CBC News
How a pub landlord wound up raising ravens hatched at the Tower of London

Reuters News Agency
I am the alternative to Boris Johnson, says foreign minister Jeremy Hunt

Army Times
Calls grow louder for a fresh European air-defense push

Reuters News Agency
Boeing crisis, trade tensions cast pall over Paris air show - More - More

Reuters News Agency
Erdoğan sees Russian S-400s delivery starting in July

The Associated Press
Israel moves to name Golan Heights settlement, population 10, after Trump - More

The Associated Press
Sara Netanyahu sentenced for misusing state funds

Reuters News Agency
Yemen's Houthis launch new attack on Saudi Arabia's Abha airport

Reuters News Agency
Saudi Arabia seeks oil supply protection as U.S. and Iran face off

Reuters News Agency
Britain 'almost certain' Iran was behind tanker attacks: foreign minister Hunt

Reuters News Agency
Saudi Arabia blames Iran for tanker attacks but doesn't want war

Agence France-Presse
Mike Pompeo vows US will guarantee passage through Strait of Hormuz

Reuters News Agency
Hong Kong leader says sorry as protesters insist she quit - More

The Associated Press
Nearly 2 million march against Hong Kong extradition bill, organizers say

Reuters News Agency
U.S. chipmakers quietly lobby to ease Huawei ban

Reuters News Agency
China prepared for long trade fight with the U.S.: party journal

Reuters News Agency
Chinese raids hit North Korean defectors' 'Underground Railroad'

Reuters News Agency
G20 agrees to tackle ocean plastic waste

The Associated Press
Tens of millions without power in South America blackout - More

Reuters News Agency
Power mostly restored after massive blackout in Argentina - More

CBC News
Peru starts demanding passports, visas from Venezuelans

Reuters News Agency
Guatemala to elect president amid tensions over violence, migration

The Associated Press
Record number of African migrants coming to Mexican border

Agence France-Presse
Qui sera la première femme sur la Lune?

Agence de Presse Reuters
La mobilisation des « Gilets jaunes » à son plus bas niveau

Agence de Presse Reuters
Double attaque des Chabaab en Somalie et au Kenya, 16 morts

Agence de Presse Reuters
Les missiles russes S-400 livrés à la Turquie à partir du mois prochain

Agence de Presse Reuters
Les USA autorisent l'Irak à continuer d'importer du gaz iranien

Agence de Presse Reuters
Deux aéroports saoudiens visés par des drones houthis

Agence de Presse Reuters
Pétroliers : Le Kokuta Courageous au mouillage au large des Émirats

Agence France-Presse
Attaques de tankers : Ryad exige une réponse « décisive » - Plus

Agence France-Presse
Crise mer d'Oman : l'Iran accuse les États-Unis

Agence de Presse Reuters
Une marée humaine à Hong Kong pour réclamer la démission de Lam

International Commentary

Leonid Bershidsky | Bloomberg Opinion
Huawei Can Build a Fine Phone Without U.S. Parts

Nisha Gopalan and Matthew Brooker | Bloomberg Opinion
Why This Time Was Different for Hong Kong

Alice Wu | South China Morning Post
Carrie Lam’s arrogance and the ineffectiveness of her advisers brought her to a political precipice

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