National Newswatch

Former spy chief warns Canada resting on its laurels amid global uncertainty

Nov 12 2019 — Lee Berthiaume, The Canadian Press — OTTAWA — A former head of Canada's spy agency is warning that this country is resting too heavily on its laurels at a time of rising global threats and upheaval, including dysfunction among its Western allies and the emergence of China and Russia as aggressive adversaries. Richard Fadden, a former director of the Canadian Security Intelligence […]

Former spy chief warns Canada resting on its laurels amid global uncertainty

Nov 12 2019 — Lee Berthiaume, The Canadian Press — OTTAWA — A former head of Canada's spy agency is warning that this country is resting too heavily on its laurels at a time of rising global threats and upheaval, including dysfunction among its Western allies and the emergence of China and Russia as aggressive adversaries. Richard Fadden, a former director of the Canadian Security Intelligence […]

Spiritual leaders call for respect, unity during Remembrance Day ceremony

Nov 11 2019 — Lee Berthiaume, The Canadian Press — OTTAWA — Thousands of Canadians braved sub-zero temperatures in the nation's capital on Monday to honour and remember all those — no matter their background — who offered up their lives to defend Canada, its values and its principles. Reminders of that common cause among those who served this country and died for it figured prominently during […]