Czech General to Trump: ‘NATO’ is as Relevant as Ever

November 17, 2016

“No American president would dare renege on NATO treaty commitments, a top general said late Wednesday, responding to President-elect Donald Trump‘s suggestion that he may not defend fellow NATO members under attack.” Politico: Czech General to Trump: ‘NATO’ is as Relevant as Ever Esther King

Ukraine Seeks Support Against Western Aggression

November 17, 2016

“A senior Ukrainian government official is calling on Canada and European allies to help keep a united Western front against Russian aggression from crumbling in the wake of the election of Donald Trump, who has repeatedly expressed admiration for Vladimir Putin.” Globe and Mail: Ukraine Seeks Support Against Western Aggression Steven Chase

Halifax International Security Forum Announces Speakers to Address Global Security Challenges after US Elections

November 16, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 16 November 2016 WASHINGTON, DC – Halifax International Security Forum, North America’s leading foreign affairs and defense conference, and the first major meeting of top political and military leaders after the 2016 US elections, today released a full list of participants and the agenda for this year’s Forum. Hosted by Canada’s Minister […]

Donald Trump will be ‘top of mind’ at Halifax International Security Forum

November 16, 2016

“Janice Stein, a program advisor at the Forum, says the delegates coming from all over the world will all be talking about one thing: Trump.” Metro Halifax: Donald Trump will be ‘top of mind’ at Halifax International Security Forum Zane Woodford

McCain, Kaine Among Security Forum Delegates

November 16, 2016

“Political heavyweights including Republican senator John McCain and Hillary Clinton’s recent running mate Timothy Kaine are due in Halifax for this year’s International Security Forum.” Halifax Chronicle Herald: McCain, Kaine Among Security Forum Delegates Fram Dinshaw