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CANADA: Justin Trudeau Restoring Iax Refugee System

CANADA: Justin Trudeau Restoring Iax Refugee System

Unfortunately, but unsurprisingly, the Justin Trudeau government has already begun to undo some of Stephen Harper’s best work on immigration.

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CANADA: Trudeau $15 Billion Arms Sale To Saudi Arabia Backfires

Canada’s Foreign Affairs Minister Stephane Dion was quoted by Canada’s CTV news as saying that the Trudeau government “will not cancel” the contract.

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AUSTRALIA: Turnbull Guarantees New Style Of Politics

Malcolm Turnbull: “There is work ahead to ensure members of his government truly understand, embrace and stick to the high standards he has set for them.”

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CANADA: Justin Trudeau Supports Seamus O’Regan

Justin Trudeau issued a statement on Twitter saying, “My thoughts are with my friend and colleague @SeamusORegan tonight, and he has my full support.”

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AUSTRALIA: Liberal MP Rob Johnson Lashes Out At Colin Barnett

Rob Johnson: “Anybody’s an alternative to Colin Barnett at the moment. Who could do a worse job than Colin Barnett has done to the state’s finances?”

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CANADA: Canadian Warplanes Bomb ISIS Targets In Iraq

CANADA: Canadian Warplanes Bomb ISIS Targets In Iraq

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has said he intends to withdraw the Canadian fighter jets from the air campaign sometime this year.

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CANADA: The Way Forward Is Referendum

Liberal house leader Dominic Leblanc confirmed the Liberals will do this without holding a referendum.

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CANADA: Canadians Divided Over Liberals’ Lowering Of Tax-Free Savings Limit – Poll

CANADA: Canadians Divided Over Liberals’ Lowering Of Tax-Free Savings Limit – Poll

“The tax-free savings account is difficult politically because you’re taking away something that’s been given,” pollster Nik Nanos said.

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CANADA: Ryan Meili, Cam Broten Clash Over Sharing Resource Royalty Revenue

Ryan Meili lost to Cam Broten by only 44 votes in the NDP’s most recent leadership race.

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CANADA: Trudeau Misses Syrian Refugee Target For 2015 As 6,000 Arrive

Canada’s recently elected Liberal government Justin Trudeau campaigned on a promise to accept 25,000 refugees by the end of 2015.

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ANTIGUA & BARBUDA: Gaston Browne On Willoughby Bay Project

Prime Minister Gaston Browne says he’s not worried that the US $ 200 Willoughby Bay project will not materialise.

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CANADA: Kevin Lynch Says Trudeau Should Clarify Unwritten Rules For Public Service

Kevin Lynch says, “We have drifted into permanent campaigning, which is American phenomenon… which is not a good thing for the role of public service.”

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CANADA: Trudeau Visit India Prime Minister Modi To Boost Ties

“There is a lot of positive energy between the two countries, which is tremendous,” Rana Sarkar said.

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AUSTRALIA: Malcolm Turnbull Gets Rock Star Welcome At Christmas Street Party

“This is a great place,” Malcolm Turnbull announced before hugging Wayside Chapel’s Reverend Graham Long to cheers from the crowd.

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AUSTRALIA: Tony Abbott Takes Center Stage On Oxfords Debate Over Rhodes Statue

Tony Abbott said bowing to public pressure would harm Oxford’s “standing as a great university.”

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AUSTRALIA: Visas Approved For Dying Hassan Asif’s Family

Hassan Asif, a 25-year-old Pakistani man who came to Australia on a student visa, has been told he has just weeks to live.

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CANADA: Rose Miranda Faces Cannabis Charges, Trudeau Inactive To Legalize Pot

CANADA: Rose Miranda Faces Cannabis Charges, Trudeau Inactive To Legalize Pot

“I love Baby Trudeau, but he says, ‘We’re going to fix this.’ When? Meanwhile, I have clients who don’t have their medication,” Rose Miranda said.

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CANADA: Harjit Sajjan Says Canada Need To Look Wider At Islamic State Threats In Syria

Harjit Sajjan: “At the end of the day we need to fight smarter.”

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CANADA: Justin Trudeau Wins Canada’s Newsmaker Of The Year

CANADA: Justin Trudeau Wins Canada’s Newsmaker Of The Year

Fully 87 per cent chose Justin Trudeau as the top newsmaker in The Canadian Press’s annual survey of newsrooms across the country.

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CANADA: Harjit Sajjan Defence Minister Visits Northern Iraq

Harjit Sajjan, Defence Minister thanked the Iraqi defence minister for welcoming him.

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