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The 75th anniversary of the Battle of Hong Kong is being commemorated across Canada by veterans and survivors of Japanese occupation and their families. About…View More WWII Exhibit Remembers Canadian Troops in Hong Kong
Syria’s grave humanitarian crisis draws a great deal of challenges and risks for humanitarian workers in the area, says one representative of the International Committee…View More Aid Work in Syria: Difficult and Risky
The West needs to stop intervening in the Middle East and allow Bashar al-Assad to regain control of Syria if it has any hope of…View More Stop Intervening in Middle Eastern Conflicts, Diplomats tell Defence Crowd