NATO Allies Prepare to Push Back at Trump (but Not Too Much)

NATO Allies Prepare to Push Back at Trump (however Not Too Much)

Robin Niblett, director of Chatham House, mentioned that the Europeans ought to reply by telling Mr. Trump that “NATO is a success story, with increased military spending across the board and two new commands.” But one other worry, he and others mentioned, is that Mr. Trump will search to cut price — “to conflate trade […]

Trudeau Denies Groping Reporter but Says Accuser Might Have Felt Uncomfortable

Trudeau Denies Groping Reporter however Says Accuser Might Have Felt Uncomfortable

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada has repeatedly denied accusations that he acted inappropriately with a younger reporter at a charity occasion 18 years in the past. On Friday, he stated his accuser may need skilled their interplay in another way. “I do not feel that there was any inappropriate action of any […]

Upset? Insulted? Heartbroken? Canadians, Tell Us How You Really Feel

Upset? Insulted? Heartbroken? Canadians, Tell Us How You Really Feel

TORONTO — Ottawa’s mayor, Jim Watson, is upset. He is so upset by President Trump’s unceasing barrage of verbal assaults on Canada, that he did one thing uncharacteristic for a mayor recognized to proudly sport a #boringmayor T-shirt: He declined the common invitation to the July four celebrations hosted by the American ambassador, Kelly Craft. […]

In Pointed Letters, Trump Demands More Defense Spending From NATO Allies

In Pointed Letters, Trump Demands More Defense Spending From NATO Allies

WASHINGTON — President Trump has written sharply worded letters to the leaders of a number of NATO allies, together with Germany, Belgium, Norway and Canada, taking them to process for spending too little on their very own protection and warning that the United States is shedding persistence with their failure to fulfill safety obligations shared […]

Trade War and Canadian Pride Mix in Retaliatory Tariffs Against U.S.

Trade War and Canadian Pride Mix in Retaliatory Tariffs Against U.S.

OTTAWA — This yr on Canada Day, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will go to a former Heinz ketchup plant in Ontario and, later Sunday, meet steelworkers in Saskatchewan. It’s a schedule wealthy with the symbolism of the second: Sunday can also be the day Canada is retaliating against the Trump administration’s tariffs on Canadian metal […]

As Summit Nears, NATO Allies Have One Main Worry: Trump

As Summit Nears, NATO Allies Have One Main Worry: Trump

BRUSSELS — NATO has been making ready for its July summit assembly for a yr now, however there may be one wild card: President Trump. Nobody is aware of which president will present up — the truculent one railing about insufficient navy spending by the allies or the boastful one taking credit score for current […]

Canadians Brace for Cultural Changes as Marijuana Becomes Legal

Canadians Brace for Cultural Changes as Marijuana Becomes Legal

MONTREAL — For certainly one of Canada’s largest authorized hashish firms, the vote in Parliament this week to legalize leisure marijuana use represents a broad alternative to develop new merchandise, together with marijuana infused drinks. The hope, mentioned Adam Greenblatt, a supervisor with the corporate, Canopy Growth, “is that in five years time people will […]

Vote in Canada Paves the Way for Legalization of Marijuana

Vote in Canada Paves the Way for Legalization of Marijuana

OTTAWA — Canada’s Senate handed laws on Tuesday that may make Canada the primary nation with a significant economic system to legalize leisure marijuana use. The invoice, which was authorised by the House of Commons on Monday, goes subsequent to the governor-general, the consultant of Queen Elizabeth, as a formality. Once it’s formally authorised, the […]

Opinion

Opinion

The soccer affiliation is trying towards a time when the mud has settled amongst North America’s three amigos. By Musa Okwonga Mr. Okwonga is a author, poet and soccer fanatic. He has printed two books on the game. CreditIllustration by Leif Parsons/Photos by Alex Grimm, by way of Getty and Andres Stapff, by way of […]