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Canada to ban Huawei and ZTE from 5G network, risking China tensions

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Canada says it will ban Huawei and ZTE from the country’s 5G network, a move that puts it in line with intelligence-sharing allies, but risks further chilling relations with China. The federal government made the anno...

Kanada: trial of white men who killed two Indigenous hunters in 2020 begin

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Two white Canadian men followed and then shot dead two Indigenous hunters because they believed they were thieves, prosecutors have told a court at the start of a murder trial in Alberta. Roger Bilodeau, 58, and his s...

Intoxication can be violent crime defense, Canada supreme court rules

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Canada’s supreme court has ruled that defendants accused of violent crimes such as homicide and sexual assault can use self-induced extreme intoxication as a defense, striking down a federal law supported by women’s a...

Canada plane crash mystery deepens with two murder suspects among dead

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A plane crash in the rugged hinterlands of Canada during seemingly calm weather has prompted a federal investigation into what could have brought down the small aircraft. But revelations that two of the passengers wer...

Drone carrying guns into Canada from US intercepted after crashing into tree

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Police in Canada have intercepted a drone which crossed the border from the United States carrying a shopping bag with nearly a dozen handguns – but only after the pilot crashed the device into a nearby tree. Officers...

Kanada: increase in asylum seekers after Covid restrictions blocked border entry

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Snowy northern winters tend to see a drop in asylum seekers crossing from the United States into Canada at Roxham Road in Quebec. Not this past winter. In Desember, the number of asylum seekers entering Canada outside...

VSA, UK and Canada walk out of G20 meeting over war in Ukraine

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The UK, US and Canada have staged a coordinated walkout of a G20 meeting in protest against Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, amid growing risks of division between leading nations hitting the world economy. Representativ...

Canada ignored warnings of virus infecting farmed and wild salmon

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Canada was warned in 2012 by its own scientists that a virus was infecting both farmed and wild salmon, but successive governments ignored the expert advice, saying for years that risks to salmon were low. Justin Trud...

‘Hurricane Hazel’: Canada political icon, 101, still flying high as airport director

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When Hazel McCallion retired in 2014 as the mayor of the Canadian city of Mississauga, she was 93. But while most people her age typically retreat from the spotlight of public life, “Hurricane Hazel” has shown little ...

Canada family tour world to store rich memories before children go blind

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Verlede week, as the sun set over the craggy hills of Spitzkoppe, Namibia, Edith Lemay and her husband, Sébastien Pelletier, stared out over the vast landscape. The Canadian couple and their four children had spent the d...

Canada police renew effort to arrest ‘devil priest’ for alleged abuse of Inuit children

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Police in Canada have laid a new charge against a “devil priest” hiding in France amid allegations he sexually abused multiple Inuit children. The case against Johannes Rivoire, who victims say has evaded justice for ...

Pope meets Canada Indigenous groups seeking apology for abuse of children

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Pope Francis has heard first-hand the horrors of abuse committed at church-run residential schools in Canada, as Indigenous delegations pressed him for an apology. Indigenous survivors are visiting the Vatican this we...

Oh Canada! Larin and Buchanan lead team to first men’s World Cup since 1986

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O? Kanada? Ja, Kanada. Almost four decades after their only appearance at a men’s World Cup, Canada are back, becoming the first North American nation to secure passage to Qatar 2022. In the most fitting style and c...

Costa Rica v Canada: Wêreldbeker 2022 qualifying – live!

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Canada bars its soldiers from joining Ukraine’s foreign legion

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Canada has barred its soldiers from joining Ukraine’s “international brigade” of foreign fighters, amid growing concern that captured troops could be used as a Russian propaganda tool. Speaking to Canadian parliament’...

Canada and US announce Arctic military exercises amid Russia tensions

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Canada and the US have issued a rare public notice over planned military exercises in the Arctic amid growing concern over Russian aggression. The North American Aerospace Defense Command said on Tuesday that it would...

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