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Tuesday, 12 January 2021

Canadian News

CBC News
CAF commanders signal hard line against racism and sexual violence in the ranks

CBC News
CDS says he's not worried about U.S. military response in wake of Capitol riot

CBC News
Ontario couple faces charges over first cases of new COVID-19 strain

CTV News
Ontario reports fewer than 3,000 new COVID-19 cases for first time in a week

CBC News
Ontario COVID-19 cases at 'dangerous point,' models show

CBC News
Ontario declares state of emergency, issues stay-at-home order - More - More

CBC News
Here's what you need to know about Ontario's new COVID-19 restrictions

CBC News
Canada building facilities to make vaccines for COVID-19 and other viruses here

CBC News
Stay put, officials urge adventure seekers

BBC News
Husband on leash breached Quebec's Covid curfew

CBC News
CRA sends out paperwork telling Canadians how much they've received in pandemic benefits

CBC News
Trudeau to shuffle ministers as Navdeep Bains leaves cabinet

Global News
Trudeau shuffles cabinet - More

CBC News
Former hospital CEO who went on Dominican vacation to get more than $1M payout

CBC News
Air Canada suspending passenger service to Yellowknife on Jan. 23

The Ottawa Citizen
Defence Watch

Directorate of History and Heritage
Significant Dates in Canadian Military History

Canadian Commentary

International News

Politico
The military has a hate group problem. But it doesn't know how bad it's gotten

The Associated Press
Army leaders fighting distrust from soldiers at Fort Hood

Military Times
National Guard inauguration deployment: twice as large as troop levels in Afghanistan and Iraq combined

BBC News
Capitol riots: Trump says his speech was totally appropriate

BBC News
Trump supporters planning armed protests ahead of Biden inauguration, FBI warns

The Associated Press
Metal detector installed for U.S. House chamber

Army Times
Army PSYOP officer resigned commission prior to leading group to DC protests

CBC News
Trump's presidency inches toward ignominious new milestone

ABC News
Democrats cite rarely used part of Constitution in new impeachment article

The Associated Press
Donald Trump says 'tremendous anger' in nation over impeachment push

The Washington Post
FBI report warned of ‘war’ at Capitol, contradicting claims there was no sign of looming violence

The Washington Post
Trump offers no regret for inciting mob attack on Capitol - More

The Washington Post
First indictment in Capitol riot charges Ala. man who allegedly brought molotov cocktails

BBC News
House debates immediate removal of Trump

The Associated Press
Analysis: Trump abdicating in the job he fought to retain

The Associated Press
State capitols step up security amid new security concerns

CBC News
Why a Trump supporter went to Washington, D.C., rally

Axios
Trump falsely blames Antifa for Capitol insurrection

The Hill
Hawley, Cruz face rising anger, possible censure

The Washington Post
Pompeo cancels final trip abroad amid transition

The Guardian
Bill Belichick was feared but never loved. Then he stood up to Trump - More

The Washington Post
The U.S.-Canada border is mostly closed amid the pandemic

The Washington Post
The remarkable rift between Trump and Pence

The Associated Press
DC seeks security boost and eyes National Guard authority

The Associated Press
Law enforcement: We’ll be ready for Joe Biden’s inauguration

The Associated Press
House speeding to impeach Trump for Capitol ‘insurrection’

The Associated Press
Mississippi governor signs law for flag without rebel emblem

The Associated Press
Trump heads to Alamo, Texas, to showcase border wall - More

ABC News
Capitol rioter pictured with Nancy Pelosi's lectern released on bond

The Associated Press
Belichick won’t get Presidential Medal of Freedom after all - More

BBC News
Climate change: US emissions in 2020 in biggest fall since WWII

The Washington Post
Twitter purged more than 70,000 accounts affiliated with QAnon

BBC News
Silencing Trump: How 'big tech' is taking Trumpism offline

The Associated Press
UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres declares he will seek a second term

Reuters News Agency
Sir Tim Berners-Lee, father of the Web, prepares 'do-over'

The Associated Press
Top health official warns pandemic in England entering worst weeks

BBC News
Covid: Around half of intensive care patients in Wales are dying

BBC News
Boris Johnson's bike ride 'didn't break rules'

The Associated Press
EU regulator is considering Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine

BBC News
Covid: 2020 saw most excess deaths since World War Two

The New York Times
Madrid Is Buried Under Heaviest Snowfall in 50 Years

The Associated Press
In Thessaloniki, segregated graves extend COVID-19 isolation

Reuters News Agency
Russian judge is asked to jail Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny in absentia

Reuters News Agency
Iran demands sanctions 'snapback' removed in any new nuclear talks

The Associated Press
Afghan Shi’ite leader in Pakistan after killings of miners

The Associated Press
Divers recover ‘black box’ from Sriwijaya Air crash - More - More

The Associated Press
Emergency imposed in Malaysia over virus is reprieve for PM

The Associated Press
WHO experts to arrive in Wuhan this week

The New York Times
On This Day: January 26 - More - Photos - More

Agence de Presse Reuters
Le FBI s'inquiète du risque de manifestations armées avant le 20 janvier

Radio-Canada
Donald Trump approuve la déclaration de l'état d'urgence à Washington - Plus

Agence de Presse Reuters
La mobilisation de la Garde nationale pourrait retarder les vaccinations

Radio-Canada
Les démocrates lancent leurs démarches visant à évincer Trump du pouvoir

Agence France-Presse
Mike Pence refuse d’invoquer le 25e amendement pour démettre Donald Trump

Agence de Presse Reuters
Trump accepte une part de responsabilité pour l'émeute au Capitole

Radio-Canada
Le secrétaire à la Sécurité intérieure par intérim du Cabinet Trump quitte le navire - Plus

Radio-Canada
De grandes entreprises ferment le robinet à la majorité des républicains - Plus

Agence de Presse Reuters
Twitter suspend des dizaines de milliers de comptes liés au mouvement QAnon

Agence de Presse Reuters
Twitter chute de plus de 6% après avoir suspendu le compte de Trump

Agence de Presse Reuters
Facebook bannit le slogan trumpiste « Stop The Steal »

Agence France-Presse
Création d'un stock mondial de vaccins contre le virus Ebola

Agence France-Presse
Covid-19 : le Royaume-Uni contraint de recourir à des morgues provisoires

Agence de Presse Reuters
Le déplacement à vélo de Boris Johnson n'est pas illégal

Agence de Presse Reuters
Coronavirus : L'UE veut boucler les discussions préliminaires avec Valneva cette semaine

Agence de Presse Reuters
Merkel entrevoit un confinement jusque début avril

Agence France-Presse
Vaccination anti-Covid : pas d'immunité collective en 2021, regrette l'OMS

France 24
Centrafrique : Bangui, la capitale menacée de pénurie

Agence de Presse Reuters
Au Sahel, la « grande muraille verte » peine à sortir de terre

Agence France-Presse
Les Houthis yéménites considérés comme « groupe terroriste » par l'administration Trump

Agence de Presse Reuters
Mike Pompeo prévoit d'accuser l'Iran de liens avec Al-Qaïda - Plus

Agence de Presse Reuters
Coronavirus : Le Japon va placer plus de préfectures en état d'urgence

Radio-Canada
Cuba redevient un État « soutenant le terrorisme », selon Donald Trump

International Commentary

Aaron Blake | The Washington Post
What Trump said before his supporters stormed the Capitol, annotated

Thomas L. Friedman | The New York Times
Trump Is Blowing Apart the G.O.P. God Bless Him.

Paul Krugman | The New York Times
This Putsch Was Decades in the Making

Josh Dawsey and Ashley Parker | The Washington Post
Inside the remarkable rift between Donald Trump and Mike Pence

Dana Milbank | The Washington Post
What is Arizona’s GOP doing to recover from defeat? Attacking Cindy McCain.

Greg Sargent | The Washington Post
New revelations about Trump’s cruelty demand a bigger response

David A. Graham | The Atlantic
Why the Rioters Thought They Could Get Away With It

Juliette Kayyem | The Atlantic
How MAGA Extremism Ends

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