CBC News: The House49:15The fight against Russian aggression, Chinese interference
The struggle in Ukraine and the summit in Halifax
The Halifax International Security Forum, an annual gathering of high navy and intelligence leaders from world wide, was targeted largely this weekend on the struggle in Ukraine.
The House hears from Senior Lt. Yuliia Mykytenko of Ukraine’s Armed Forces concerning the fight within the Donetsk area. Then, U.S. Sen. James Risch, rating Republican on the Senate overseas relations committee, discusses whether or not his social gathering’s management of the House of Representatives will imply a tightening of the U.S. purse strings.
Plus, Democratic U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen talks about bipartisan efforts to fund the struggle and Defence Minister Anita Anand discusses this week’s half-billion-dollar pledge from Canada.
CBC News: The House23:54War in Ukraine mentioned at summit in Halifax
How ought to Canada fight overseas interference from China?
A Hydro-Québec worker accused of spying for China and stealing commerce secrets and techniques. An emergency committee assembly to research contemporary claims of Chinese interference in federal politics. Both tales this week raised questions concerning the menace China poses to Canada’s nationwide safety.
The House hears from two specialists about the extent of the issue and what may be executed — Dan Stanton, former CSIS intelligence officer and present teacher in nationwide safety on the University of Ottawa, and Margaret McCuaig-Johnston, a former assistant deputy minister and now a senior fellow within the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs on the University of Ottawa.
CBC News: The House12:05How ought to Canada fight overseas interference from China?
More international response to Trudeau’s newest worldwide journey
The prime minister encountered some turbulence on his latest journey to the G20 summit when a short communication with Xi Jinping prompted headlines claiming that Justin Trudeau had been “berated,” “lectured” and even “humiliated” by the Chinese chief. He additionally tweeted — after which deleted — misinformation concerning the Iranian regime.
Susan Delacourt of the Toronto Star and Stuart Thomson of The Hub talk about how the week’s occasions affected Trudeau’s popularity on the world stage.
CBC News: The House10:34More international response to Trudeau’s newest worldwide journey