Experts In The Media


CGAI Fellows consistently appear across Canadian and international media outlets to discuss a wide variety of issues pertaining to their individual areas of expertise. Below is a list of the most recent media appearances by CGAI Fellows.

2020 Articles

Food supply, emergency vehicle repair: keeping Canada-U.S. trade open key to fight against COVID-19 say stakeholders by Neil Moss and Mike Lapointe (feat. John Manley and Brian Kingston), The Hill Times, Apil 1, 2020

Coronavirus in the city: A Q&A on the catastrophe confronting the urban poor by Andrew Gully (feat. Robert Muggah), The New Humanitarian, Apil 1, 2020

Latin America’s Prisons Get Uglier with Coronavirus by Mac Margolis (feat. Robert Muggah), BNN Bloomberg, Apil 1, 2020

Alberta needs a lifeline, or expect bankruptcies by Larysa Harapyn (feat. Kevin Birn), Financial Post, March 31, 2020

Coronavirus in Brazil: “The greatest menace facing Brazil is the President Bolsonaro” by France 24 (feat. Robert Muggah), France 24, March 31, 2020

Roz & Mocha: Matthew Lombardi is Helping Deliver Food to Medical Professionals by The Roz & Mocha Show (feat. Matthew Lombardi), Kiss 92.5, March 31, 2020

Canadian Forces Prepare to Do Battle With CCP Virus by Lee Harding (feat. David Perry), The Epoch Times, March 31, 2020

Canada keeps up push for UN Security Council seat during COVID-19 crisis by Mike Blanchfield (feat. Colin Robertson), CBC News, March 29, 2020

Brazil’s gangs do what Bolsonaro won’t: enforce a lockdown by Andres Schipani and Bryan Harris (feat. Robert Muggah), Ozy, March 29, 2020

Good Samaritans help deliver food to medical professionals in Toronto by Chris Fox (feat. Matthew Lombardi), CTV News, March 29, 2020

Basic Income’s Lessons For Health Care’s ‘$1,007 Sandwich’ by Zi-Ann Lum (feat. Hugh Segal), HuffPost, March 28, 2020

Coronavirus: German embassy criticises Japan’s case figures as expats question Tokyo’s approach by Julian Ryall (feat. Stephen Nagy), South China Morning Post, March 28, 2020

Brian Kingston Discusses the Issues Businesses are Dealing with as a Result of COVID-19 by Andrea Sesum (feat. Brian Kingston), Canada’s Podcast, March 27, 2020

Canadian heavy oil collapses another 28% to under $5 as oilsands face shut-ins by Geoffrey Morgan (feat. Kevin Birn), The Kingston Whig Standard, March 27, 2020

Canadian Crude Is So Cheap It Costs More to Ship Than to Buy by Robert Tuttle (feat. Kevin Birn), Bloomberg, March 26, 2020

Behind North Korea’s New Missile Launches In The Midst Of Coronavirus Pandemic – Analysis by Santo D. Banerjee (feat. Stephen Nagy), In Depth News, March 26, 2020

How the pandemic could start inflaming wars around the world by Murray Brewster (feat. Ferry de Kerckhove and Marius Grinius), CBC News, March 27, 2020

Latin America: Local, Not Central, is Key to Reducing Crime and Violence by James Blake and Colin P. Clarke (feat. Robert Muggah), Just Security, March 27, 2020

COVID-19 requires a co-ordinated global response, experts say. But the world order is crumbling by Alex Ballingal (feat. Colin Robertson), The Star, March 26, 2020

Ottawa should trigger Emergencies Act amid COVID-19 crisis, says retired general and former Liberal Andrew Leslie by Peter Mazereeuw (feat. Andrew Leslie), The Hill Times, March 26, 2020

G20 to do ‘whatever it takes’ to combat coronavirus, says Trudeau by Levon Sevunts (feat. Colin Robertson), RCI, March 26, 2020

Kirsten Hillman officially named Canadian ambassador to the United States by Katie Simpson (feat. Meredith Lilly), CBC News, March 26, 2020

Global policy expert discusses G20 meeting on COVID-19 response by Peter van Dusen (feat. Colin Robertson), CPAC, March 26, 2020

China can play key role in G20 virtual summit on COVID-19 crisis: former Canadian officials by Christopher Guly (feat. Colin Robertson), Xinhua, March 26, 2020

Start date for new North American trade pact could be pushed back amid coronavirus pandemic, says NAFTA council member by Neil Moss (feat. Eric Miller), The Hill Times, March 25, 2020

Canada’s airlines and other major industries will need billions in bailouts to offset COVID-19 effects, say experts by Jacques Gallant (feat. Brian Kingston), The Star, March 25, 2020

Tokyo 2020 postponed as Japan’s Abe bows to pressure over virus by Gavin Blair (feat. Stephen Nagy), Al Jazeera, March 25, 2020

Coronavirus thrives in Latin America’s multilateral vacuum by Mac Margolis (feat. Robert Muggah), Buenos Aires Times, March 25, 2020

Cinq ans après, l’Arabie saoudite piégée dans le bourbier yéménite by AFP (feat. Thomas Juneau), Le Point International, March 25, 2020

Five years on, Saudi struggle to escape Yemen quagmire by AFP (feat. Thomas Juneau), RFI, March 25, 2020

Fleeing urban gangs, Central Americans seek safety closer to home by Christine Murray (feat. Robert Muggah), National Post, March 24, 2020

Comings and Goings: Summa, Earnscliffe to host webinars on GR work during COVID-19 by Marco Vigliotti (feat. Sarah Goldfeder), iPolitics, March 24, 2020

As Trump muses about easing COVID-19 restrictions, all eyes are on the border by Katie Simpson (feat. Colin Robertson), CBC News, March 23, 2020

Business groups, federal opposition parties push of increase to wage subsidies by Jolson Lim (feat. Brian Kingston), iPolitics, March 23, 2020

How Canada approved an Assad loyalist to serve the country’s terrorized Syrian refugees by Amanda Coletta (feat. Thomas Juneau and Ferry de Kerckhove), The Washington Post, March 23, 2020

How could closing the U.S.-Canada border for coronavirus impact on Whatcom’s economy? by David Rasbach (feat. Laurie Trautman), The Bellingham Herald, March 21, 2020

Global’s Matthew Fisher on the Military’s Role in Helping Deal with COVID-19 by Amanda Coletta and Gregory Scruggs (feat. Matthew Fisher), The News on CJOB, March 20, 2020

Americans, Canadians scramble to get home before border largely shuts down by Amanda Coletta and Gregory Scruggs (feat. Eric Miller), The Washington Post, March 20, 2020

Prepare for multiple waves of COVID-19 over 12 months: military chief to troops by Murray Brewster (feat. David Perry), CBC News, March 20, 2020

How the shutdown after 9/11 paved the way for the new Canada-U.S. border response to COVID-19 by Alexander Panetta (feat. Eric Miller), CBC News, March 20, 2020

Varcoe: Billions of dollars of spending cuts pile up from Canadian oil producers by Chris Varcoe (feat. Kevin Birn), Calgary Herald, March 20, 2020

Canadian Natural bosses take double-digit pay cut, as Alberta Readies aid by Geoffrey Morgan (feat. Kevin Birn), Ottawa Citizen, March 19, 2020

Trudeau says wartime production law could be used to boost manufacturing of medical equipment by Charlie Pinkerton (feat. David Perry), iPolitics, March 19, 2020

Can a Canadian still get home? What closing the U.S. border over COVID-19 means for you and your family by Alex McKeen, Ben Spurr, Nicholas Keung, and Jeremy Nuttall (feat. Brian Kingston), The Star, March 19, 2020

USA TODAY analysis: America’s coronavirus ‘curve’ may be at its most dangerous point by Kim Hjelmgaard and Jim Sergent (feat. Robert Muggah), USA TODAY, March 19, 2020

COVID-19: Border to close between B.C., Washington for non-essential travel by Jennifer Saltman (feat. Laurie Trautman), National Post, March 18, 2020

Two phone calls, one presidential tweet: How Canada and U.S. decided to close their border by Alex Boutiller (feat. Eric Miller), The Star, March 18, 2020

Oil plummets below break-even point for most Canadian producers – with more pain to come by Gabriel Friedman (feat. Kevin Birn), Ottawa Citizen, March 18, 2020

Confusion, uncertainty as officials announce U.S.-Canada border restrictions to slow coronavirus by Ron Judd (feat. Laurie Trautman), The Seattle Times, March 18, 2020

China, Cambodia Hold Joint Military Drills to Shrug Off Coronavirus Fears by Ralph Jennings (feat. Stephen Nagy), VOA News, March 18, 2020

Canada’s border officers need more support from government to fight coronavirus, union says by Stewart Bell (feat. Kelly Sundberg), Global News, March 17, 2020

COVID-19 is crushing the economy. Here’s how Ottawa might help you by Bruce Campion-Smith (feat. Brian Kingston), The Star, March 17, 2020

Foreign interference in Canadian elections by Danielle Smith (feat. David Perry), The Danielle Smith Show, March 16, 2020

Former special-forces commander named military’s sixth vice-chief in four years by Lee Berthiaume (feat. David Perry), CTV News, March 16, 2020

Send in the trolls: Canada braces for an online disinformation assault on COVID-19 by Murray Brewster (feat. David Perry), CBC News, March 14, 2020

This time is different: Why the coronavirus crash isn’t a repeat of 2008 – and might be worse by Victor Ferreira and Naomi Powell (feat. Brian Kingston), Financial Post, March 14, 2020

Canadian military bans international travel in response to COVID-19 by Murray Brewster (feat. David Perry), CBC News, March 13, 2020

Des avions russes de lutte anti-sous-marine Tu-142 en patrouille dans le golfe de Gascogne (Russian Tu-42 Anti-submarine fighters patrolling over the Bay of Biscay) Par/by Laurent Lagneau (avec/feat. Rob Huebert), Zone militaire, 12 mars/March 2020

U.S., NATO and Russia engage in cat-and-mouse game during Arctic training by Levon Sevunts (feat. Rob Huebert), Radio Canada International, March 11, 2020

EXCLUSIVE: Top Saudi intelligence official ‘chased’ to Canada by MBS by Dania Akkad (feat. Thomas Juneau), Middle East Eye, March 11, 2020

Japan builds new surveillance warship targeting Chinese, North Korean submarines by Julian Ryall (feat. Stephen Nagy), South China Morning Post, March 11, 2020

Canada’s economy is reeling from the one-two punch of coronavirus and the oil shock. Here’s how Ottawa can respond by Alex Ballingall (feat. Thomas Juneau), The Star, March 10, 2020

Biden vs. Sanders: Comparing the candidates on how their policies would affect Canada by Alexander Panetta (feat. Sarah Goldfeder), CBC News, March 10, 2020

‘Nothing’s ever hit us like this’: Cargo from China plummets as COVID-19 shakes supply chains by Naomi Powell (feat. Brian Kingston), Financial Post, March 10, 2020

North Dakota, Canadian oil producers at disadvantage when crude prices are low by Mike Hughlett (feat. Kevin Birn), Star Tribune, March 9, 2020

‘It’s a game of survivor’: Alberta energy industry braces as oil prices plunge as low as $32 by Bloomberg News (feat. Kevin Birn), Calgary Herald, March 9, 2020

Vet MPs say future of Afghanistan up to Afghan people, as fragile U.S.-Taliban peace deal in balance by Neil Moss (feat. Barbara Martin, Stephen Saideman, John Manley, and Denis Thompson), The Hill Times, March 9, 2020

Bonus – China’s President Xi Jinping is having the worst 2020 of any international leaders by Roy Green (feat. Matthew Fisher), Roy Green Show, March 8, 2020

Feds earmark $27M for COVID-19 Research by Catherine Cullen (feat. Brian Kingston @1:10:00), CBC, March 6, 2020

Canada Faces Growing Debate Over Energy Jobs, Climate Fight by James Munson (feat. Monica Gattinger), Bloomberg Environment, March 6, 2020

Why Japan is so keen to go ahead with hosting the Olympics Games, despite coronavirus threat by Julian Ryall (feat. Stephen Nagy), South China Morning Post, March 5, 2020

Redefining Free Speech for the Digital Age by Margaret Tucker (feat. Heidi Tworek), Slate, March 5, 2020

Next generation missiles could hold leaders hostages in times of conflict: top general by Murray Brewster (feat. Rob Huebert), CBC News, March 5, 2020

‘Prudent’ Suncor expects to spend next 6 years trying to secure approval of replacement oilsands mine by Geoffrey Morgan (feat. Kevin Birn), Financial Post, March 3, 2020

Is there an economic case for Frontier? by Nelson Bennett (feat. Kevin Birn), Business in Vancouver, March 3, 2020

Les positions pro-Al Assad de Waseem Ramli étaient bien connues by Émilie Bergeron (feat. Ferry de Kerckhove), TVA Nouvelles, March 3, 2020

North Korea’s 1st projectile firing of 2020 aimed at getting U.S. attention by Neil Moss (feat. John Weekes), The Hill Times, March 2, 2020

North Korea’s 1st projectile firing of 2020 aimed at getting U.S. attention by Tomoyuki Tachikawa (feat. Stephen Nagy), Kyodo News, March 2, 2020

USMCA update puts Canada in role of labour watchdog for Mexico by John Irwin (feat. Eric Miller), Automotive News Canada, March 2, 2020

What We’re Watching: House takes break as Wet’suwet’en dispute, coronavirus dominate political spotlight by Kady O’Malley (feat. Peter Donolo), iPolitics, March 1, 2020

Pushing fighter jet deadline raises questions on which jets can do the work: experts by Amada Connolly (feat. Dave Perry), Global News, February 29, 2020

Ottawa urged to resume ties with Tehran amid coronavirus outbreak by Campbell Clark (feat. Thomas Juneau), The Globe and Mail, February 27, 2020

Japan Puts China’s Aircraft Carriers in the Crosshairs With Hyper-Velocity Missiles by James Patterson (feat. Stephen Nagy), International Business Times, February 27, 2020

Canada’s terrorism offenders are coming out of prison still radicalized by Stewart Bell (feat. Michael Nesbitt), Global News, February 27, 2020

Is there a future for the oilsands after Frontier? The answer is complicated by Jesse Snyder (feat. Kevin Birn), National Post, February 27, 2020

American presidential election could define new U.S. envoy Aldona Wos’ time in Ottawa, say analysts by Neil Moss (feat. Roy Norton and Eric Miller), The Hill Times, February 26, 2020

Diplomats warned federal government about getting too tight with China, committee hears by Evan Dyer (feat. Philip Calvert), CBC News, February 26, 2020

Japan to upgrade new missile to target aircraft carriers, as it steps up East China Sea island defences by Julian Ryall (feat. Stephen_Nagy), South China Morning Post, February 26, 2020

Update 1 – Canada’s protracted fighter jet procurement race hits new delay by David Ljunggren (feat. David Perry), Reuters, February 25, 2020

Toronto man faces terrorism charge after allegedly killing woman on street with hammer by National Post Staff (feat. Michael Nesbitt), Regina Leader-Post, February 25, 2020

Throne speech, anti-protest bill kick off Legislature’s spring session by Tom Ross (feat. Kelly Sundberg), City News, February 25, 2020

From Norway to North America: Differing Views ON New Russian Weapon Systems by Hilde-Gunn Bye (feat. Rob Huebert), High North News, February 24, 2020

Blockades in Canada Halt Rail Service by Sara Lavenduski (feat. Brian Kingston), Advertising Specialty Institute, February 24, 2020

$1 billion and counting: Inside Canada's troubled efforts to build new warships by Murray Brewster (feat. Dave Perry), CBC News, February 25, 2020

When a virus is the cause, racism is often the symptom by Eric Rolfsen (feat. Heidi Tworek), UBC News, February 25, 2020

Era of big oilsands mines may be over as projects fizzle and prices middle by Kevin Orl Bloomberg and Robert Tuttle (feat. Kevin Birn), The Toronto Star, February 25, 2020

Macron: Nouvelle posture sur le nucléaire (Macron: a new position on nuclear deterrence) par/by Rachel Marsden (avec/feat. Benjamin Hautecouverture), AgoraVox, February 24, 2020

Canada Oil-Sands Plan Collapses Over Politics and Economics by Clifford Krauss (feat. Kevin Birn), The New York Times, February 24, 2020

Alberta offers to regulate oil sand emission cap, pending Frontier mine approval by Marieke Walsh (feat. Kevin Birn), The Globe and Mail, February 21, 2020

Vietnam Advancing Ties With Russia to Hedge Against China, US by Ralph Jennings (feat. Stephen Nagy), VOA News, February 21, 2020

Experts say blockades crisis is a lose-lose for Trudeau, but he needs to avoid more blunders by Charlie Pinkerton (feat. Peter Donolo), iPolitics, February 20, 2020

New defence procurement agency would be disruptive, costly by Chris Thatcher (feat. Gavin Liddy), Skies, February 20, 2020

Astroscale: Space Sweepers of Orbital Debris by Ana Guzman (feat. Charity Weeden), Ideaxme, February 19, 2020

Pas assez de femmes dans l’Armée canadienne : faiblesse critique, disait l’ONU / Not enough women in the Canadian Army: critical weakness, UN said par/by Stéphane Parent (avec/feat. Stéfanie von Hlatky), RCI, February 19, 2020

The longer and deeper the COVID-19 crisis, the harder it will be to bounce back by Don Pittis (feat. Brian Kingston), CBC News, February 18, 2020

How slower economic growth could put pressure on the federal Liberals by Vassy Kapelo (feat. Brian Kingston), CBC News, February 16, 2020

‘Punishment’ or procedure? Pessimism lingers over efforts to lift China’s canola ban by Janyce McGregor (feat. Meredith Lilly), CBC News, February 14, 2020

Via Rail cancels trains nationwide by Vassy Kapelos (feat. Brian Kingston), Power & Politics, February 13, 2020

Canadians support using force to protect allies, maintain world order: report by Levon Sevunts (feat. Rob Huebert), RCI, February 12, 2020

Trudeau urged to scramble for African business and trade opportunities by Mike Blanchfield and Mia Rabson (feat. Brian Kingston), The Canadian Press, February 11, 2020

Canada’s military wants Ottawa to ban Huawei from 5G by Robert Fife and Steven Chase (feat. John Turnbull), The Globe and Mail, February 10, 2020

Canada applying stiff-upper-lip in post Brexit transition twilight zone by Leo Ryan (feat. Brian Kingston), American Journal of Transportation, February 10, 2020

The Trump Effect: How the U.S. president may be reshaping attitudes toward NATO by Murray Brewster (feat. Steve Saideman and Stéfanie von Hlatky), CBC News, February 10, 2020

Emmanuel Macron exhorte les Européens à “dialogue stratégique” sur la dissuasion nucléaire by AFP (feat. Benjamin Hautecouverture), Nice-matin, February 8, 2020

Canada’s military training mission in Iraq remains in limbo by Bruce Campion-Smith (feat. Thomas Juneau), Toronto Star, February 7, 2020

Dissuasion nucléaire: “Macron va un peu plus loin dans l’affirmation d’une dimension européene” by Invité France (feat. Benjamin Hautecouverture), Rfi, February 7, 2020

Canada’s front-line frigates have suffered 10 fire and smoke incidents since 2018 by Murray Brewster (feat. Rob Huebert), CBC News, February 7, 2020

Trudeau busca en África votos para Canadá en el Consejo de Seguridad by Our Correspondent (feat. Colin Roberton), EFE, February 7, 2020

Danish Firm keen to set up wind turbine factory by Our Correspondent (feat. Rolf Homboe), The Express Tribune, February 7, 2020

A conversation about Canada’s energy and climate future by Brian Rivard (feat. Dennis McConaghy), Ivey, February 5, 2020

Canada Unprepared for Military Aggression Via Arctic, Say Defence Experts by Rahul Vaidyanath (feat. James Fergusson and Rob Huebert), The Epoch Times, February 5, 2020

Saudi Arabia makes $665M payment on Canadian LAV contract by Levon Sevunts (feat. David Perry), Radio Canada International, February 3, 2020

Canadian governments give Huawei millions in funding while debate rages over its 5G role by Tom Blackwell (feat. Hugh Stephens), National Post, February 3, 2020

Canada eyes Southeast Asia to shore up export markets by Chuck Chiang (feat. Hugh Stephens), Business Vancouver, February 3, 2020

Trade deals are not saving Canadian exporters from ‘death by a thousand regulations’ – abroad and at home by Naomi Powell (feat. Meredith Lilly), The Province, February 3, 2020

Canada not rushing to post-Brexit deal with Britain, as business says keep calm by Mike Blanchfield (feat. Brian Kingston), The Star, January 31, 2020

Varcoe: Beyond politics, Teck’s oilsands hinges on partners, pipelines – and prices by Chris Varcoe (feat. Kevin Birn), Calgary Herald, January 31, 2020

Senior officer warns Norad can’t detect Russian bombers in time, needs upgrades by Neil Moss (feat. James Fergusson), The Canadian Press, January 29, 2020

Don’t go down the ‘rabbit hole’ in Trade Committee’s study of new NAFTA implementation bill, warn trade experts by Neil Moss (feat. Brian Kingston and Eric Miller), The Hill Times, January 29, 2020

Varcoe: Opposition to Trans Mountain project grows as shovels in ground by Chris Varcoe (feat. Monica Gattinger), The Calgary Herald, January 29, 2020

Trump unveils Middle East peace plan by Diplomatic Community (feat. Ferry de Kerckhove), CTV News, January 28, 2020

Here’s how robots could repair or dispose of broken satellites in orbit by Loren Grush (feat. Charity Weeden), The Verge, January 28, 2020

Online claims that Chinese scientists stole coronavirus from Winnipeg lab have ‘no factual basis’ by Karen Pauls, Jeff Yates (feat. Heidi Tworek), CBC News, January 27, 2020

Analysis: Why Ottawa”s LRT is a lesson in how not to manage a major environmental project by Tom Spears (feat. Monica Gattinger), Ottawa Citizen, January 27, 2020

‘Unprecedented’ Supreme Court decision on Trans Mountain should be message for Quebec: Kenney by Geoffrey Morgan (feat. Dennis McConaghy), Financial Post, January 27, 2020

Siège au Conseil de sécurité: optimisme prudent du Canada grâce à l’Afrique? by Stéphane Parent (feat. Colin Robertson), RCI, January 27, 2020

Les radars et les milliards dont Ottawa ne veut pas parler by Marc Godbout (feat. James Fergusson), ICI Radio Canada, January 27, 2020

Un Sénat devenu une boîte à surprise? by Manon Cornellier (feat. Hugh Segal), Le Devoir, January 25, 2020

China, other ‘autocrats’ no fans of Canada’s UN Security Council bid: expert by Mike Blanchfield (feat. Colin Robertson), National Post, January 24, 2020

Conflict over fertile lands threatens Nigeria’s food security by Andres Schipani (feat. Robert Muggah), Financial Times, January 23, 2020

Bumpy ride ahead on the bandwagon: why Canadian foreign policy lacks direction by Sakhi Naimpoor (feat. Randolph Mank), The Hill Times, January 21, 2020

Beijing think tank cancels global conference amid Canadian boycott by Nicholas Keung (feat. Andrew Griffith), The Toronto Star, January 21, 2020

Indonesia Fights Growing Pressure from China to Let it Use Disputed Waters by Ralph Jennings (feat. Stephen Nagy), VOA News, January 21, 2020

Here are the feds’ ship-building contracts and how they could help bolster Arctic sovereignty by Rachel Emmanuel (feat. Elinor Sloan and Dick Fadden), iPolitics, January 20, 2020

Experts to tackle 3 perspectives of surveillance at C4ISR and Beyond by Marcello Sukhedo (feat. D. Michael Day), Vanguard, January 20, 2020

Defence expert slams Ottawa for ignoring North Warning System upgrade by Jim Bell (feat. James Fergusson), Nunatsiaq News, January 20, 2020

Nucléaire: l’Iran va-t-il relancer son programme militaire? by Romain Rosso (feat. Benjamin Hautecouverture), L’Express, January 20, 2020

Arctique : diviser pour mieux régner by Mark Fischetti (feat. Rob Huebert), Pour la science, January 20, 2020

Canada-China relations will need a ‘reset’ after Huawei case: China expert by The Street (feat. Amy Karam), BNN Bloomberg, January 20, 2020

Former diplomats and experts at odds over potential Canadian re-engagement with Tehran by Neil Moss (feat. Colin Robertson), The Hill Times, January 20, 2020

Ainda não acabou: veja como conflito EUA x Irã pode continuar no digital by Rodrigo Trindade (feat. Robert Muggah), UOL, January 18, 2020

A Mayor In Norway’s Arctic Looks To China To Reinvent His Frontier Town by Jackie Norman (feat. Adam Lajeunesse), NPR, January 18, 2020

Eight years after, Canada’s move to close Iranian embassy still controversial by CBC Radio (feat. Barbara Martin), The House, January 18, 2020

Varcoe: Three oil pipeline projects inch toward goal-line for Canada by Chris Varcoe (feat. Dennis McConaghy and Kevin Birn), Calgary Herald, January 17, 2020

Congress just passed the USMCA. Now it’s Canada’s turn by Marielle Segarra (feat. Colin Robertson and Eric Miller), Marketplace, January 17, 2020

The entire Russian government resigns as Putin makes a power grab by Isabelle Richer (feat. Andrew Rasiulis), The Danielle Smith Show, January 17, 2020

L’Iran, l’enquête sur l’écrasement du vol PS752 et la diplomatie internationale by Isabelle Richer (feat. Ferry de Kerckhove), 24/60, January 16, 2020

#55 – Canada Gets Kicked in the Teeth by Jane Gerson and Sandy Garossino (feat. Hugh Segal and Steve Saideman), Oppo, January 16, 2020

Trudeau Foreign Policy Scrutiny by John Gormley (feat. Colin Robertson), John Gormley Show, January 16, 2020

In the Middle East, assigning blame is a political act – often a futile one by Aaron Wherry (feat. Thomas Juneau and Steve Saideman), CBC News, January 15, 2020

Ramp up of KXL construction ‘unequivocally good news’: Former TransCanada VP by BNN Bloomberg (feat. Denis McConaghy), BNN Bloomberg, January 15, 2020

Low-level Iranian officials likely scapegoats for downing of Ukrainian plane, experts say by Mark Gollom and Ashley Burke (feat. Thomas Juneau), CBC, January 15, 2020

The Latest on Iran by Libby Znaimer (feat. David Carment), Fight Back with Libby Znaimer, Zoomer Radio, January 15, 2020

Trudeau set right tone in the days after Flight 752 downing, say foreign policy experts by Neil Moss (feat. Colin Robertson and Jocelyn Coulon), The Hill Times, January 15, 2020

In the Middle East, assigning blame is a political act — often a futile one by Aaron Wherry (feat. Thomas Juneau and Stephen Saideman), CBC, January 15, 2020

Cold Blast Means Lower Prices for Canadian Oil-Sands Producers by Robert Tuttle (feat. Kevin Birn), Bloomberg, January 14, 2020

Harper says change needed in Iran to bring peace to region by Kathleen Harris (feat. Thomas Juneau), CBC, January 14, 2020

As Australia burns, a plan for a joint seaborne firefighting unit is getting a second look by Murray Brewster (feat. David Perry), CBC News, January 14, 2020

Justin Trudeau peine à hisser le Canada sur la scène internationale by Hélène Jouan (feat. Jocelyn Coulon), Le Monde, January 14, 2020

MH17 investigation a blueprint for Canada after 57 Canadians killed aboard Ukrainian flight in Iran, say former diplomats by Neil Moss, Aidan Chamandy (feat. Barbara Martin, Glenn Davidson, and Steve Saideman), The Hill Times, January 13, 2020

Iran plane crash: What’s next for Canada? by Global Calgary (feat. Rob Huebert), Global News, January 12, 2020

The U.S.-China trade deal is bad for Canada – and we can’t do a thing about it by Barrie McKenna (feat. John Weekes), The Globe and Mail, January 12, 2020

Canada’s response to Iran crash a “180-degree shift” from Air India disaster, experts say by Kathleen Harris (feat. Andrew Griffith), CBC News, January 11, 2020

Why Trump’s call for an expanded NATO presence in the Middle East will be a hard sell by Murray Brewster (feat. Steve Saideman and Stefanie von Hlatky), CBC News, January 11, 2020

Rapatrier les restes des victimes canadiennes du vol 752 s’annonce plus ardu by Stéphane Parent (feat. Thomas Juneau), RCI Net, January 10, 2020

An Iranian missile likely brought down a Ukrainian plane. Here’s how it could have happened by Andrew Russell (feat. Dave Perry), Global News, January 9, 2020

Canada fights for access to crash investigation by Suhana Meharchand (feat. Colin Robertson), CBC, January 10, 2020

Iran crash investigation: evidence missile downed jet by Sonia Sunger (feat. Matthew Fisher), Global News, January 10, 2020

Ukraine Aircraft Reportedly Shot Down by John Gormley (feat. Andrew P. Rasiulis), The John Gormley Show, January 10, 2020

What an unusual right turn after takeoff says about Flight PS752 by Lee Berthiaume and Jordan Press (feat. Dave Perry and Mike Day), The Canadian Press, January 9, 2020

Accident or ‘act of war?’ Trudeau pressed on next steps for Canada, Iran after crash by Amanda Connolly (feat. Colin Robertson), Global News, January 9, 2020

2020: A World Divided by The Agenda With Steve Paikin (feat. Matthew Fisher), TVO, January 9, 2020

Trump réagit avec mesure à la riposte iranienne by Guillaume Lepag (feat. Ferry de Kerckhove), Le Devoir, January 9, 2020

Trudeau says evidence indicates Iranian missile brought down Ukraine flight by Catharine Tunney (feat. Thomas Juneau), CBC News, January 9, 2020

Will we get sucked into a war? Key questions for Canada as the U.S. and Iran spar by Alex Ballingall (feat. Thomas Juneau), The Toronto Star, January 8, 2020

Repatriating Canadian air crash victims will be hampered by a lack of diplomatic ties with Iran, expert say by Kathleen Harris (feat. Thomas Juneau), CBC News, January 8, 2020

Mixed reaction to U.S.-Iran tensions from Iranian-Canadians in Calgary by Christa Dao (feat. Rob Huebert), Global News, January 8, 2020

Iran attack underscores need for new air defences: Canadian Army by Lee Berthiaume (feat. David Perry), National Post, January 8, 2020

Quem é o Brasil na fila da primeira ciberguerra mundial? by Yasodara Córdova (feat. Robert Muggah), UOL, January 8, 2020

An Optimistic Take? Iran’s Missile Launch Could Result In Tensions Easing Between Two Nations by Chris Walker (feat. Thomas Juneau), Hill Reporter, January 8, 2020

Temporary suspension of Canada-led NATO training mission ‘wise’ say experts, as NDP calls for troops to go home by Palak Mangat, Neil Moss, and Aidan Chamandy (feat. Colin Robertson), The Hill Times, January 8, 2020

Escalating Tensions between USA & Iran by James Gormley (feat. Colin Robertson), CJME/CKOM, January 8, 2020

U.S. Killing of Qassem Soleimani by Steve Murphy (feat. Glenn Davidson), CTV Atlantic, January 7, 2020

L’Iran attaque deux bases americaines (@1:02:00) by Anne-Marie Dussault (feat. Thomas Juneau), 24/60, January 7, 2020

Canada pauses military operations in Iraq amid Iran-U.S. crisis by Levon Sevunts (feat. Matthew Fisher), RCI, January 7, 2020

Soleimani’s Death Sparks Renewed Calls for Canada to designate Iran’s Revolutionary Guard a Terrorist Entity by Lee Harding (feat. Denis Thompson), The Epoch Times, January 7, 2020

Soleimani killing: Japan sticks to warship deployment, as Shinzo Abe calls for diplomacy by Julian Ryall (feat. Stephen Nagy), South China Morning Post, January 7, 2020

Champagne says Canada committed to its Iraq operations despite Iran’s vow to avenge Soleimani killing by Steven Chase and Michelle Carbert (feat. Colin Robertson), The Globe & Mail, January 6, 2020

Temporary suspension of Canada-led NATO training mission ‘wise,’ say experts, as NDP calls for troops to come home by Palak Mangat, Neil Moss, and Aidan Chamandy (feat. Colin Robertson), The Hill Times, January 6, 2020

Trump’s Soleimani killing the latest blow to allies’ trust in United States: experts by Amanda Conolly (feat. Colin Robertson and Steve Saideman), Global News, January 6, 2020

More volatility expected as oil markets wait for next 'shoes to drop' by Tony Seskus (feat. Kevin Birn), CBC, January 6, 2020

Canadian Soldiers are in Iraq, but their mission is uncertain amid Iran-US conflict by Mack Lamoureux (feat. Thomas Juneau), Vice, January 6, 2020

L’accord sur le nucléaire iranien est un « zombie » by Pierre Alonso (feat. Benjamin Hautecouverture), Libération, January 6, 2020

Nucléaire iranien: un accord froisse, mais pas déchiré by Pierre Alonso (feat. Benjamin Hautecouverture), Libération, January 6, 2020

As Iran Vows Revenge over Air Strike, Saudi Arabia Says US Didn’t ‘Consult’ Kingdom Before Attack by AFP (feat. Thomas Juneau), NEWS18, January 5, 2020

Beef up SAR to keep the North secure, experts argue by Katie Toth (feat. Rob Huebert), CBC News, January 5, 2020

NATO to debate Iraq mission led by Canadian officer by Daniel Leblanc (feat. Thomas Juneau), The Globe and Mail, January 5, 2020

The West Block – Episode 18, Season 9 by Mercedes Stephenson (feat. Matthew Fisher), Global News, January 5, 2020

‘Exercise a high degree of cautions’: Canada updates Middle East travel advisories by Emerald Bensadoun (feat. Matthew Fisher), Global News, January 4, 2020

Tout peut arriver au pays de Trump by Guillaume Lepage and Magdaline Boutros (feat. Frederick Gagnon), Le Devoir, January 4, 2020

Soleimani killing has made Canadians ‘vulnerable’ to attacks from Iran: Fisher by Kerri Breen (feat. Matthew Fisher), Global News, January 4, 2020

Federal government tells Canadians to consider leaving Iraq by Kerri Breen (feat. Matthew Fisher), Global News, January 3, 2020

Malaysia Stands by Claim to Increase South China Sea Territory by Tyler Dawson (feat. Stephen Nagy), BenarNews, January 3, 2020

Qassem Soleimani: How the U.S. tracked and killed one of Iran’s most feared men by Tyler Dawson (feat. Thomas Juneau), The Community Press, January 3, 2020

The US braces for retaliation after the killing of Iran’s top general (@ 24:15) by Scott Thompson (feat. Matthew Fisher), Scott Thompson Show, January 3, 2020

Ferry de Kerckhove on the assassination of Iran’s Qassem Suleimani by Scott Thompson (feat. Ferry de Kerckhove), Scott Thompson Show, January 3, 2020

The U.S. has killed a top Iranian general by Ryan Jespersen (feat. Colin Robertson), Ryan Jespersen Show, January 3, 2020

Japan SDF mission in focus after U.S. assassination of top Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani by Jesse Johnson (feat. Stephen Nagy), The Japan Times, January 3, 2020

Killing of Qassem Soleimani could endanger Canadian troops in Middle-East, experts say by Andrew Russell (feat. Thomas Juneau), Global News, January 3, 2020

Iran vows revenge after U.S. strike by Danielle Smith (feat. Ferry de Kerckhove), The Danielle Smith Show, January 3, 2020

Marine shipping rules will pose a challenge in 2020: IHS Markit by BNN Bloomberg (feat. Kevin Birn), BNN Bloomberg, January 3, 2020

In bid for UN Security Council seat, Canada’s position on reform could be a barrier: analyst by David Akin (feat. Colin Robertson), Global News, January 3, 2020

Oil ban a “bitter pill” that should end in 2020, Kenney says by Joseph Warner (feat. Kevin Birn), The Media Times, January 2, 2020

Can new federal unit address Canada’s ‘inconsistent track record’ in terrorism prosecutions? by Douglas Qan (feat. Michael Nesbitt), National Post, January 2, 2020


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