Canada Imposes Additional Libyan Sanctions

Canada Imposes Additional Libyan SanctionsCanada has decided to go beyond the sanctions announced Saturday by the United Nations Security Council against Libya’s Moammar Gadhafi, his five children and top associates, Prime Minister Stephen Harper said Sunday. The security council unanimously voted to freeze the assets of Gadhafi and to impose a travel ban on the Libyan dictator, his children and his 10 top associates. The resolution also includes an arms embargo and a request…

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Canadians Await Word of Loved Ones in Egypt

Canadians Await Word of Loved Ones in EgyptCanadians with loved ones in Egypt were glued to computer screens and waiting by the phone Friday as they hoped to hear from family and friends in the North African country being swept with violent protests demanding an end to an autocratic era. Candace Furneaux was just one of many Canadians desperate to hear from family in Egypt. Her 26-year-old daughter was backpacking through the country when riots engulfed the…

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Raw Video: G20 Protests Heat Up!

Raw Video: G20 Protests Heat Up!Reports say black-clad demonstrators broke off from a crowd of peaceful protesters at the G20 summit in Toronto, torching a police cruiser in the financial district and smashing windows with baseball bats and hammers.

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