A comparison of the reception received by five consecutive speakers at the UN General Assembly, 44th Plenary Meeting, Question of Palestine on November 29, 2012.
The Touareg rebellion in the north of Mali has few friends internationally and raises concerns that legitimate national grievances will be met with military violence.
On both Iran and Israel, Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird seems to almost deliberately seek to humiliate both himself and the country he is supposed to represent on the international stage.
Dear Minister Baird. I wonder if you might entertain a few Polonius-like chestnuts about your daunting new gig from a world-weary older chap.
The Sudanese-Canadian, who was trapped in Khartoum for years and accused of being a terrorist, is suing Lawrence Cannon and seeking $24 million in damages from the Crown for a litany of failures.