Canada names Chrystia Freeland, leading Russia critic, as foreign minister

Russia Comments Off

  • Former journalist of Ukrainian descent was banned by Moscow in 2014
  • Stance on Russia is likely to be at odds with Trump administration in US

Canada has named a prominent critic of Russia who was banned by Moscow in 2014 as its new minister of foreign affairs, as the Canadian government prepares for what could be a radical recast of its relationship with the United States under the incoming Trump administration.

Related: There goes the neighborhood? Canada frets over Trump’s trade agenda

Related: Justin Trudeau: ‘Globalisation isn’t working for ordinary people’

Continue reading…
Source: russia
Link : Canada names Chrystia Freeland, leading Russia critic, as foreign minister

Author

Search

Back to Top

Skip to content