National Newswatch

Seizing Russian Assets: Canada has the Spirit of International Law on its Side

Jul 2 2022 — Robert J. Currie — As has been widely reported, the House of Commons recently passed Bill C-19, a budget implementation act that also contains measures empowering the Canadian government to create special economic sanctions related to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. This mechanism originated in work done by the World Refugee & Migration Council (WRMC), which underpinned a bill of […]