Canada-Russia Relations – November 27, 2016
CPAC’s foreign affairs show, Perspective with Alison Smith, examines events from around the world that matter to Canadians.
This week’s show examines the topic of peacekeeping and Canada-Russia Relations. Alison talks to Walter Dorn (Professor, Royal Military College of Canada & Canadian Forces College) and David Black (Professsor of Political Science, Dalhousie University) on the Canada’s future commitment to a new UN Peacekeeping mission in Africa and how Canada can best have an impact in the region. On Canada-Russia Relations, Alison talks to Alexander Darchiev (Russia’s ambassador to Canada), Michael Byers (Professsor of International Politics, University of British Columbia), Piotr Dutkiewicz (Professsor of Political Science, Carleton University), Jeremy Kinsman (Canada’s Ambassador in Moscow, 1992 to 1996), Gabrielle Tetrault Faber (Moscow correspondent, Agence France Presse) and Christian Boyrs (Journalist covering the Ukraine). (November 27, 2016)