SOMNIA - Spotlight on Military News and International Affairs

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Canadian News

CBC News
Remains of unknown Canadian soldier identified in France

Global News
MND says plan in talks for ‘significant’ military investments

The Canadian Press
GAC confirms eighth Canadian death since start of Israel-Hamas war

CBC News
CBC/Radio-Canada to cut 10 per cent of workforce, end some programming - More

CBC News
Stricter oilpatch methane rules unveiled by federal government - More

The Canadian Press
Large pro-Israel rally underway on Parliament Hill

The Globe and Mail
Canadian diplomats sent to hot spots overstepped their authority, Richard Fadden says - More

Global News
Hong Kong activist Agnes Chow moves to Canada, says she plans to skip bail

The Canadian Press
From COVID-19 to alien contact, conspiracy theories are popular in Canada - More

Postmedia News
Is Canada ready to deal with a pandemic that affects mostly kids?

CBC News
First heavy snowfall of the season causes school closures, power outages in Quebec

Global News
Air Canada debuts baggage tracking. But will it make a difference?

National Post
Canadian icons honoured in 25th Walk of Fame

Global News
Area covered by mining claims in Ontario’s ‘Ring of Fire’ increased by 30 per cent in one year

The Canadian Press
Man arrested in Morocco allegedly behind fake bomb threats in Quebec

Global News
Canadian entrepreneur Daniel Langlois and partner found dead in Dominica

Radio-Canada
Une première bordée de neige dans l’est du pays - Plus

Agence QMI
Plus de 70 000 foyers plongés dans le noir en raison de pannes d’électricité

Agence QMI
Heure de pointe : la circulation est difficile sur les routes enneigées

Radio-Canada
Télécommunications : un oligopole qui coûterait cher aux Canadiens

Radio-Canada
Usage d’outils potentiellement intrusifs au fédéral : le Bloc réclame une étude

TVA Nouvelles
Sondage : Poilievre augmente son avance sur Trudeau

Canadian Commentary

John Ivison | National Post
Dreams collide for Trudeau as First Nations bet big on oil and gas

Reeta Tremblay | The Quint
Alleged Assassination Plots Abroad Signal a More Assertive Indian Foreign Policy

Adrian Humphreys | National Post
Alleged plot by Indian intelligence to kill targets in Canada and U.S. reveals sloppy spycraft

Tristin Hopper | National Post
U.S. provides what Canada never could — evidence against India

The Editorial Board | The Globe and Mail
Why are Canadians still in the dark about the killing of Hardeep Singh Nijjar? - More

Daron Acemoğlu | The Globe and Mail
What America must do to defeat Trump

International News

Salon
Trump’s ‘war on democracy’ fumble sparks backlash

The Huffington Post
Donald Trump Fires Back At Liz Cheney

The Guardian
UK braced for further snow and ice on Monday

Sky News
Trafalgar Square Christmas tree mocked by onlookers as 'half dead'

Sky News
Rizz: Oxford University Press's 2023 word of the year

The Guardian
Alleged killer of tourist in Paris attack had pledged allegiance to Islamic State

The Guardian
Europe is ‘miles behind’ in race for raw materials used in electric car batteries

The Associated Press
White House Warns Congress Nearly ‘Out of Time’ on Ukraine Funds - More - More

The Guardian
Ukraine investigating ‘execution’ of surrendering troops by Russian forces

Reuters News Agency
Temperatures in Siberia dip to -50°C - More

ABC News
IDF says it struck 200 Hamas targets overnight, including school

The Telegraph
RAF to fly over Gaza to help find Hamas hostages - More

Reuters News Agency
Palestinians in southern Gaza wonder where to escape to

The Associated Press
An Israeli raced to confront Palestinian attackers. He was then killed by an Israeli soldier

The Associated Press
Kamala Harris goes to Dubai to tackle climate change and war

The Guardian
COP28 president says there is ‘no science’ behind demands for phase-out of fossil fuels

Reuters News Agency
Indonesia's Marapi volcano erupts, killing 11 climbers; 12 missing - More

The Associated Press
Philippine president blames 'foreign terrorists' for deadly explosion at Catholic mass

Reuters News Agency
Philippine military says manhunt underway for bombing suspects

The Associated Press
Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Agnes Chow jumps bail and moves to Canada

Reuters News Agency
China accuses U.S. of violating its sovereignty in disputed waters - More - More

Reuters News Agency
Kim Jong-un calls for action on falling birth rates - More

The Telegraph
North Korea warns war with South ‘a matter of time’ after key pact scrapped

ABC News
Former US ambassador to Bolivia arrested, sources say - More

Agence France-Presse
Assaut du Capitole : Trump peut être tenu responsable au civil, tranche la justice

Agence France-Presse
Le prix de l'or atteint un sommet historique

Agence France-Presse
Attaque à Paris : un ministre évoque un « ratage » dans le suivi « psychiatrique » du suspect

Agence France-Presse
L'Ukraine dit avoir abattu 18 drones et un missile russes pendant la nuit

TVA Nouvelles
« J'ai vu dix terroristes du Hamas battre et violer collectivement une Israélienne avant de l'abattre »

Agence France-Presse
Des dizaines de chars israéliens sont entrés dans le sud de la bande de Gaza

Agence France-Presse
En pleine guerre contre le Hamas, reprise du procès de Netanyahu pour corruption

Agence France-Presse
Des navires attaqués en mer Rouge, un destroyer américain abat des drones

Agence France-Presse
Au moins 11 morts dans l’éruption d’un volcan en Indonésie

Agence France-Presse
Crash d'un Osprey au large du Japon : des «restes» humains retrouvés

International Commentary

Alexander Hurst | The Guardian
My generation can’t wait any longer for climate action – and Europe could hold the key

Chauncey DeVega | Salon
‘Part Mussolini, part Berlusconi, part Putin’: Trump's planned ‘legal revolution’

Nathaniel Manderson | Salon
Mike Johnson claims to hate the devil. Maybe he should look in the mirror.

Louise Perry | The Telegraph
Ireland has descended into anarcho-tyranny, and we’re following suit

Books

Harriet Sherwood | The Guardian
Arthur Conan Doyle secretly resented his Sherlock Holmes creation, says historian

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