EDITORIAL: Security, Solidarity Emerging After Paris

November 18, 2015

“There aren’t a lot of game-changing moments in international affairs, says Peter Van Praagh. But the ISIS terrorist attacks on Paris last weekend, like the 9-11 attacks on New York and Washington in 2001, fall into that rare category…” HALIFAX CHRONICLE HERALD: EDITORIAL: Security, Solidarity Emerging After Paris

Panel to Discuss Security Issues in Wake of Paris Attacks

November 17, 2015

“Top security experts from around the world will be in Halifax this week for their first major meeting since the terrorist attacks in Paris…” GLOBAL NEWS: Panel to Discuss Security Issues in Wake of Paris Attacks

Canadian Security Expert on Reaction to Paris Attacks

November 16, 2015

“The horrific attacks in Paris on Friday November 13 have shocked the world. The situation will also surely dominate and modify the discussion previously planned for  next week’s Halifax International Security Forum (November 20 to 22, 2015), where officials, military and security agencies will gather together to exchange ideas on how nations can collectively address […]

7th Annual Halifax International Security Forum Gathers in Wake of Terrorist Attacks on Paris

November 15, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 16 November 2015 WASHINGTON, DC – Friday’s terrorist attacks in Paris will be front-and-center as international defense and security leaders from around the world meet this weekend for the Halifax International Security Forum. Canada’s new Minister of National Defence, The Honourable Harjit Singh Sajjan, will be hosting high-ranking delegates from 60 countries […]

Halifax International Security Forum Welcomes Canada’s New Cabinet

November 4, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NOVEMBER 4, 2015 Washington, DC – The Halifax International Security Forum welcomes the cabinet of Canada’s new government, which was sworn in today by Governor General David Johnston. “We applaud Prime Minister Trudeau for appointing such a strong and diverse team of leaders to cabinet,” said Peter Van Praagh, President of Halifax […]