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Wednesday, 22 March 2017 - Updated at 1920 hrs EDT

Canadian News

CBC News
Canada, NATO attempt to define boundaries of response to cyberattacks

The Canadian Press
No change in Canada’s threat level - More

The Hill Times
CCGS Tracy sells for $373,000 - Photo - More

CBC News
Bill Morneau tables second federal budget, posts $28B deficit

The Canadian Press
Feds provide more cash for injured vets, but leave pension question unanswered

CBC News
What to know about the new airline electronics bans

CBC News
Trump’s travel bans and cuts to science could create a Canadian brain gain

The Christian Science Monitor
Canadians cool to migrants: Are Canuck attitudes inching closer to Americans’?

The Canadian Press
Lawyers urge Ottawa to fast-track families in Hong Kong who helped Edward Snowden

The Ottawa Citizen
Defence Watch

Directorate of History and Heritage
Significant Dates in Canadian Military History

Ottawa Researchers
Today in Canadian History: March 22

La Presse Canadienne
La mission militaire canadienne en Irak serait bientôt prolongée

45e Nord
Les aumôniers des FAC à l’avant-garde de la lutte contre l’islamophobie

45e Nord
Journée pour l’élimination de la discrimination raciale : déclarations du vice-amiral Lloyd et des ministres Sajjan et Hehr

45e Nord
Les ministres canadien et letton des Affaires étrangères discuteront à Ottawa de défense et de sécurité

Le Devoir
Deux fois plus d’entrées illégales pour réclamer l’asile

La Presse Canadienne
Le voyage de Justin Trudeau sur l’île de l’Aga Khan a coûté au moins 127.000 $

La Presse
Québec veut réduire rétroactivement la pension de ses cadres retraités

Le Devoir
Le ministre Morneau dépose un budget frugal - More

Le Devoir
Les réfugiés bienfaiteurs de Snowden cognent à la porte du Canada

La Presse
Que faire lorsqu'on est pris dans sa voiture ?

Direction - Histoire et patrimoine
Dates significatives dans l’histoire militaire canadienne

Canadian Commentary

International Commentary

International News

ABC News
World War II veteran surprised on 100th birthday with motorcade, honors

ABC News
Texas company lets you drive real tanks, fire rounds and blow stuff up

The Associated Press
‘Norfolk Four’ sailors pardoned by Virginia governor

The Guardian
All mapped out? Using satnav ‘switches off’ parts of the brain, study suggests

CBC News
Confusion reigns as experts question motive for U.S. electronics travel ban - More

ABC News
Feds conducted series of tests to determine credibility of new aviation threat

The Associated Press
Not my laptop! Airline passengers hit the device doldrums

The Telegraph
World leaders gather to discuss ‘secret plan’ to defeat ISIS - More

The Washington Post
Secret Service sought $60 million extra for Trump travel and protection, documents show

The Associated Press
Michael Flynn didn’t sign ethics pledge

The Washington Post
Trump communications may have been ‘incidentally’ intercepted, Nunes says

The Associated Press
Manafort’s plan to ‘greatly benefit the Putin Government’

ABC News
About Oleg Deripaska, the Russian billionaire who worked with Paul Manafort

The Guardian
Trump pleads ignorance of Manafort’s Russia work

Bloomberg News
Devin Nunes says Trump team conversations caught in surveillance - More - More

The Atlantic
Schiff: 'There Is More Than Circumstantial Evidence Now'

The Associated Press
Biden questions Trump administration’s ‘romance’ with Putin

The Atlantic
Trump Brags That He Cost a Man His Livelihood

The Washington Post
Schwarzenegger calls out Trump’s low approval rating

The Associated Press
‘Fox & Friends’ the morning show of choice for Donald Trump

The Washington Post
Ivanka Trump’s company is sued for unfair competition

The Guardian
Arctic ice falls to record winter low after polar ‘heatwaves’

The Guardian
Martin McGuinness: Sinn Féin leaders help carry coffin home in Derry

The Associated Press
London attack leaves four dead, 20 injured, shuts down Parliament - More - More

The Guardian
French schoolchildren badly injured in Westminster attack

The Associated Press
London attack is latest in which vehicles are used as weapon - More

The Guardian
Westminster attack: Theresa May praises ‘exceptional bravery’ of police and security services

The Telegraph
EU to threaten Britain with court action if Theresa May refuses to pay £50bn Brexit divorce bill

Reuters News Agency
Donald Trump to attend NATO summit in Europe

The Associated Press
Belgian king, queen, leaders mark attacks anniversary

The Associated Press
One year later, many scars have healed, yet Brussels still hurts

The Associated Press
Turkey to seek extradition of militant from Netherlands

The Guardian
Congolese warlord sentenced over witness bribing in Hague court first

The Associated Press
Federal court backs deportation of German-born extremists

CBC Radio
97-year-old Nuremberg prosecutor won’t give up on peace

The Guardian
Germany to overturn convictions of gay men prosecuted after war

The Associated Press
Montenegro at crossroads: toward the West, or back to Russia

ABC News
Ex-Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort faces new allegations from Ukraine

The Associated Press
Turkey says soldier killed by sniper shot fired from Syria

The Associated Press
Dozens dead or missing from airstrike in IS-held north Syria

The Guardian
Dozens of civilians killed in US-led airstrike on ISIS stronghold in Syria

The Associated Press
Israeli shelling kills one, wounds two along Gaza border

The Associated Press
Israeli archeologists dig up liquor bottles of WWI troops

The Associated Press
UN says Mosul displacement gathering pace as Iraq battles IS

CBC News
Mosul residents reflect on a brutal occupation

The Associated Press
IAEA chief: Iran inspections at risk without more money

The Associated Press
Pakistani troops clash with militants near Afghan border

The Associated Press
India jails two Hindu hard-liners for blast at Muslim shrine

The Christian Science Monitor
How China is preparing for cyberwar

The Associated Press
North Korean missile explodes seconds after launch

ABC News
What to know about North Korea and its weapons programs

The Associated Press
Australia close to resettling 12,000 Syrian refugees

The Washington Post
Trump’s ‘big, beautiful wall’ will require him to take big swaths of other people’s land - Video

ABC News
Tom Brady’s Super Bowl jersey resurfaces in Mexico

The New York Times
On This Day: March 22

Agence France-Presse
La coalition promet d’éradiquer la « menace planétaire » de l’EI

The Associated Press
L’ex-directeur de campagne de Trump lié à des intérêts pro-russes

Agence France-Presse
Les agences auraient mis sous écoute des membres de l’équipe Trump

Agence France-Presse
Washington et Londres bannissent les ordinateurs sur des vols de pays arabes

Agence France-Presse
Londres : cinq morts, la piste du « terrorisme islamiste » privilégiée

Agence France-Presse
« C’était la panique » : récit d’un après-midi meurtrier à Londres

Agence France-Presse
Trump ou pas, les chefs du Pentagone et de l’OTAN Mattis et Stoltenberg affichent leur entente

Agence France-Presse
Le secrétaire d’État va rater sa première réunion de l’OTAN

Agence France-Presse
La Turquie renonce aux rallyes électoraux en Allemagne

Agence France-Presse
Plus de 30 civils tués dans un raid en Syrie

Agence France-Presse
Soldats français accusés de viols d’enfants en Centrafrique: le parquet pour un non-lieu

Agence France-Presse
Yémen : des ONG dressent un tableau humanitaire apocalyptique

Agence France-Presse
Corée du Nord: échec d’un nouvel essai de missile

Agence France-Presse
El Chapo est en bonne santé et apprend l’anglais dans sa cellule

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