SOMNIA - Spotlight on Military News and International Affairs

Wednesday, 28 June 2017 - Updated at 1459 hrs EDT

Canadian News

Barrie Examiner
Aircraft flying over Barrie Wednesday evening for Canada 150 - More

CBC News
Canadian sniper’s shot ‘entirely consistent’ with non-combat role, Trudeau says

The Ottawa Citizen
Unions warn private contractors could jeopardize public security under new defence plan

The Toronto Star
Happy Canada Day! When our country finally got a day to call its own

CBC News
Trudeau touts open Canadian immigration system in face of Trump travel ban

Bloomberg News
Trudeau Curbs His Economic Enthusiasm

CBC News
Prince Charles arrives for a three-day Canadian visit Thursday - More

Bloomberg News
‘Trump’ dumped: Toronto condo and hotel tower to ditch Trump name - More

The Toronto Star
Under Trump, a majority of Canadians dislike the U.S. for the first time in 35 years, likely much longer

The Ottawa Citizen
Defence Watch

CAF News
Canada 150 interactive military history map

Directorate of History and Heritage
Significant Dates in Canadian Military History

Ottawa Researchers
Today in Canadian History: June 28

Canadian Commentary

International Commentary

International News

The Associated Press
Lockdown lifted at Redstone Arsenal; no injuries reported

The Associated Press
Henry Kissinger: Chaos in the west could give boost to Russia

The Associated Press
Paul Manafort registers as foreign agent

The Associated Press
Senate GOP leaders delay health care vote - More - More

ABC News
Trump says it’s ‘OK’ if Senate health care bill doesn’t come to a vote this week

The Washington Post
Unafraid of Trump, GOP senators feel free to ‘go their own way’

The Associated Press
Ruling in travel ban leaves myriad questions unanswered - More

The Associated Press
Retracted CNN story a boon for president’s war with media

The Washington Post
A Time magazine with Trump on the cover hangs in his golf clubs

The Washington Post
Sarah Huckabee Sanders lambastes fake news

The Associated Press
Queen Elizabeth II to get $10 million more in official funding each year

Reuters News Agency
New ransomware attack infects computers across Europe - More

Bloomberg News
Ransomware Becomes Go-To Hack as Bitcoin Rallies, NSA Tools Leak

Reuters News Agency
Maersk says working on recovery plan after cyber attack

Reuters News Agency
Canada, European NATO states to raise defense spending by 4.3 percent in 2017

Reuters News Agency
Cyprus peace talks open in Swiss Alps, some fear last chance

Reuters News Agency
Six arrested in Spain, Britain, Germany for Islamist militant links

The Associated Press
Romania: US soldier critically injured after electric shock

Der Spiegel
Tensions Rising in Balkans

Reuters News Agency
Eyeing election, Vladimir Putin stages visit to voter’s rundown home

Reuters News Agency
Turkey returns fire on Kurdish YPG in northern Syria

Reuters News Agency
Dozens said killed in U.S.-led airstrike on ISIS prison

The Associated Press
History of use of chemical weapons in Syrian civil war

The Associated Press
Islamic State counterattacks in retaken parts of Mosul have stalled Iraqi push

The Associated Press
Iran says US travel ban is ‘racist’ and ‘unfair’ - More

ABC News
Rex Tillerson urges negotiation to end Gulf crisis but Saudis say no

The Associated Press
Barack Obama and family head to Java on Indonesia trip

Reuters News Agency
Philippines says bodies of beheaded civilians found in rebel-held town

Reuters News Agency
Philippine Muslims fear Marawi fighting may deepen communal discord

The Associated Press
People’s Liberation Army Navy launches latest-generation destroyer

Reuters News Agency
Hong Kong residents seek British passports amid fears for future

Reuters News Agency
Trump growing frustrated with China, weighs trade steps

Reuters News Agency
Helicopter attacks Venezuela court, Maduro denounces coup bid

The Associated Press
Top Colombian official charged in US with money laundering

The Associated Press
Colombian government, FARC rebels mark disarmament with ceremony

The New York Times
On This Day: June 28

The Associated Press
John Podesta a rencontré le comité du renseignement

Agence France-Presse
Les républicains, divisés, reportent le débat sur Obamacare

Agence France-Presse
Facebook franchit la barre des 2 milliards d’utilisateurs et soigne son image

Agence France-Presse
Attentat à Nice - Un an après, l’enquête présentée aux victimes

Agence France-Presse
Otan : hausse attendue de 4,3% des dépenses de défense hors États-Unis en 2017

Agence France-Presse
Arrestation en Europe de six jihadistes présumés

Agence France-Presse
Une vaste cyberattaque se répand dans le monde après l’Ukraine et la Russie

Agence France-Presse
Syrie : 57 morts dans un raid de la coalition contre une prison de l’EI

Agence France-Presse
Au Liban, le boom des achats des réfugiés syriens dynamise les commerces

Agence France-Presse
Crise du Golfe : Rex Tillerson appelle à rester « ouvert à la négociation »

Agence France-Presse
Trafic humain : les États-Unis placent la Chine sur une liste noire

Agence France-Presse
Brésil : accusé de corruption, Temer dénonce « une fiction » de télénovela

Agence France-Presse
Venezuela : deux « grenades » tirées contre la Cour suprême

Agence France-Presse
Venezuela : dans Maracay, en proie aux pillages

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