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Ukraine, Russia, and NATO’s Eastern Flank: A Canadian Defence and Foreign Policy Perspective

In response to the Russian invasion of Ukraine, Canada has rolled out a slew of measures to defend NATO’s eastern flank. This article summarizes and critically analyzes these recent trends in Canadian defence and foreign policy.

A Fragile Balance in the Mediterranean

Democracy Battles Back: Inside Canada’s Mission to the Baltics with Ambassador Kevin Rex

From Security to State-Building: NATO’s Role in the Afghanistan Crisis

The eFP and Russian Deterrence: From a Common Enemy to a Common Goal

The Xinjiang Police Files and their implications for NATO’s China policy

The most drastic leak to date of files out of Xinjiang is causing leaders in NATO to review their stance on China. What are the implications of this link on NATO and members’ strategic independence?

Special Report: NATO’s Forgotten Western Flank

Special Report: Canada and Neo-Middle Power Diplomacy in the Indo-Pacific

NATO, AUKUS & the Indo-Pacific: Further Proof of Intra-Alliance Friction

How Should Canada Respond to Hostage Diplomacy?

Rising Right-wing Extremism at Home and Abroad: A Global Perspective to Canada’s Freedom Convoy Protest

In this article, Jordan McEwen highlights the growth of right-wing extremist violence by looking at the Freedom Convoy Protest earlier this year.

Cybercrime and Security in our Digital Society

Canada’s Military: Increased Attention, Increased Funding

Deciphering the Russia-Ukraine War – A Discussion with Professor Marta Dyczok

Trouble in the Caucasus – The Roots of Iran’s Tensions with Azerbaijan

Defying Stereotypes: The Growing Importance of Women in the Armed Forces of the Baltic States

In the northeastern region of Europe, on the eastern shores of the Baltic Sea, are three small but critical NATO member-states: Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania. Referred to collectively as the Baltic states, these countries are members of the European Union and have played an important role in NATO since they joined the alliance in 2004. Read More…

Examining the Setbacks in Women Leadership in the Context of the Albanian Armed Forces

The Crisis in Afghanistan: An Interview with Journalist and Human Rights Activist, Sally Armstrong

A Brief History of Canada’s Armed Forces and its Indigenous Peoples

An Attack on Autonomy

Understanding India’s position of ‘proactive neutrality’ in the Russian- Ukraine war. Its implications on India’s security and economy.

In an emergency session of the UN’s General Assembly held on February 27th 2022, 141 of the 193 member states voted for a resolution that deplored Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and called for the immediate withdrawal of its forces. India, along with China and 33 other countries, abstained. Explaining its vote, India’s Permanent Representative at Read More…

European and Russian Defence Procurement: Not All Spending Is Made Equal

Germany’s Tornado Gap: Nuclear-Sharing and the F-35

Join us March 15 in celebration of the Rt. Hon. Jean Chrétien

Deutschland’s Dissonance: Nordstream, Nazism and NATO’s Peril

Rising Right-wing Extremism at Home and Abroad: A Global Perspective to Canada’s Freedom Convoy Protest

In this article, Jordan McEwen highlights the growth of right-wing extremist violence by looking at the Freedom Convoy Protest earlier this year.

Cybercrime and Security in our Digital Society

Canada’s Digital Divide and Security Risks

A Changing World Order

Is Canada Helpless Against BGP Hijacks?

Swords into Bullhorns: Modern Russian Information Warfare Practices and their Impact on the Ongoing War in Ukraine

In this article Griffin Cornwall analyzes the establishment of Russia’s information warfare policies and how they have impacted planning and messaging surrounding the ongoing war in Ukraine.

La législation française sur la désinformation, un exemple à suivre ?

Disinformation in Warfare: American PsyOps and the Lord’s Resistance Army

Hiding Truth at All Costs: Revisiting the Chernobyl Disaster

One Event, Two Headlines: Media Bias in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

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Special Publication

The NATO Association is proud to present its most recent special publication, Towards Coexistence and Cooperation: NATO and China.

This three-part publication seeks to bridge the understanding of strategic priorities and values between NATO and China and determine pathways for peaceful coexistence.

Click the image to read the third and final report under this publication titled “The Ambitions of the People’s Republic of China: An Opportunity and a Threat to the Rules-Based International Order” by H. Olivia Hamilton and Ruben Barragan. Together examine China's relationship with multilateral agencies within the United Nations and make recommendations for enhancing cooperation.

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Special Publication

The NATO Association of Canada is proud to present its Fall 2020 publication, NATO and the Asia-Pacific.

These essays present a range of perspectives from some of the world’s top experts on the topic of NATO’s engagement with actors and institutions from across the AsiaPacific region. The NATO Association of Canada asserts that multilateralism and cooperation remain the most effective tools at our disposal for meeting twenty-first century challenges such as climate change, pandemic disease, or armed conflict. We hope that these essays can provide a starting point for further dialogue towards this goal.

NATÔ Canada! Podcast

NATÔ Canada! Podcast

In this series, the NATO Association of Canada in partnership with the NATO Research Group out of the University of Toronto, explore issues related to security, prosperity, and the international rules-based order.

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NATO 70th Anniversary

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