Venezuela accuses Canada of supporting Trump's "war adventure"
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Jorge Arreaza: The Government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela categorically rejects the illegal application of new unilateral coercive measures that the government of Canada has arbitrarily adopted against high officials of the Venezuelan State.
Four people are killed and at least three wounded in targeted shooting at a number of locations in Penticton, in the Okanagan Valley of the Southern Interior of British Columbia, Canada, police say a suspect is in custody.
"The Maduro dictatorship must be held accountable for this crisis and depriving Venezuelans of their most basic rights and needs," @cafreeland said in a statement. "Canada is committed to supporting the peaceful restoration of constitutional democracy in Venezuela."
Canada Sanctions 43 additional officials from the Maduro environment, "in response to the persecution of @jguaido's team, the censorship and the use of force against civilians."
Ukrainian diaspora calls on the authorities to consider a possibility of the introduction of dual citizenship. "We call on the Ukrainian authorities to consider the introduction of dual citizenship," President of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress Alexandra Chyczij said Ukrinform.
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Freeland and Pompeo readouts of their meeting. Freeland's says she "made it clear that the application of Section 232 on imports of Canadian steel and aluminum is unjustified and urged the United States to drop these tariffs." Pompeo's doesn't mention that tariffs came up.
Canadian PM Trudeau says both former cabinet ministers at centre of political crisis have been expelled from ruling liberal party
Israel's President @PresidentRuvi is cutting short his visit to Canada and returning to Israel due to the sudden deterioration in the condition of his wife Nechama's health.
Black Sea fleet of Russia following group of NATO ships as they have entered Black Sea
Chrystia Freeland: Canada strongly condemns the illegitimate Maduro government's decision to strip interim president Juan Guaidó of the right to hold public office for 15 years.
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Open Skies observation plane RuAF Tu154 RF85655 Back on the map at 36,000ft over Canada
Montreal police are on the scene after a priest was stabbed during morning mass at Saint Joseph's Oratory.
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 93km WNW of Fort Good Hope, Canada
A suspect is at large after gunshots rang out at an apartment complex in Roseville, leaving a man hospitalized
Russia promises response to new sanctions imposed by Canada, EU and U.S.
Chrystia Freeland: Together with the EU and US, Canada is today announcing sanctions on over 100 people and groups today in response to Russia's aggressive actions in the Black Sea and Kerch Strait and Russia's illegal annexation of Crimea
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Canadian mosques are ramping up alertness for Friday prayers today in the wake of the Christchurch attacks that left 49 Muslims dead. In Quebec City, scene of a deadly 2017 attack, police are confirming 'heightened security'. Tweets from the National Council of Canadian Muslims
Tornado Warning including Ann Arbor MI, Chelsea MI, Dexter MI until 8:00 PM EDT
Tornado Warning including Flushing MI, Swartz Creek MI, Durand MI until 7:30 PM EDT
Tornado Warning including Owosso MI, Corunna MI, Durand MI until 7:15 PM EDT
Ethiopia declares a national day of mourning Monday for victims of the Ethiopian Airlines crash. All 157 people on the Addis Ababa-to-Nairobi flight were killed, including 18 Canadians.
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 98km WSW of Craig, Alaska
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 114km WSW of Craig, Alaska
PM Trudeau says he was not aware of 'an erosion of trust' between top advisor and ex-AG Wilson-Raybould, but 'should have been'
PM Trudeau is set to address the Canadian public extensively on the SNC-Lavalin affair for the first time
Gerald Butts defends PM Trudeau in testimony disputing some of ex-attorney general's version of events
PM Justin Trudeau's office confirms he has cancelled a planned trip to Saskatchewan this afternoon in favour of private meetings at his Ottawa office. News follows more cabinet upheaval
China blocks canola shipments from Canada's Richardson: customs document
Winnipeg: high school student was beaten to death in an apparently random home invasion. Jaime Adao's parents were away from the house as the 17-year-old studied for exams but his grandmother was there at the time.