Canada hits Venezuelan government with more sanctions

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Canada is imposing more sanctions on the government of Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro, who it blames for the country's deteriorating political and economic situation. ...

Glaring US absences raise questions about relevance of G-7

PARIS (AP) — Foreign and interior ministers from the Group of Seven are gathering in France this week to try to find ambitious solutions to world security challenges. Putting a dampener on that are tw...

Canada extends Iraq and Ukraine military missions

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Canada is extending its military missions in Ukraine and Iraq. Defense Minister Harjit Sajjan and Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said Monday the mi...

China revokes Canadian canola permit as dispute escalates

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — One of Canada's largest grain processors has been blocked from exporting canola to China in what could be retaliation for the arrest of an executive from Chinese tech giant H...

Canada FM Freeland says she has confidence in Trudeau

TORONTO (AP) — Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland says she has 100 percent confidence in Prime Minister Justin Trudeau despite allegations from the country's former attorney general that Trud...

US Senator Graham: Washington should get tough on China's detention of Canadians

MUNICH (AP) — U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham said Friday the response by the United States to China detaining two Canadians in apparent retaliation for the arrest of a Chinese Huawei executive has not...

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ Feb. 4 Richmond Times-Dispatch on Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam: ...

Timeline: The China-US-Canada battle over Huawei

BEIJING (AP) — The United States has brought charges against Chinese tech giant Huawei Technologies and one of its top executives in a case that has shaken China's relations with the U.S. and Canada. ...

Canada's foreign minister says why China envoy fired

TORONTO (AP) — Canada's foreign minister says the country's ambassador to China was fired because he expressed views that were contrary to the federal government's position. Foreign ...

Canadian PM fires ambassador to China over Huawei comments

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has fired Canada's ambassador to China following comments the envoy made to media about the case of a Huawei executive detained in Canada on a US arrest warrant. &...

AP Exclusive: Anti-Maduro coalition grew from secret talks

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The coalition of Latin American governments that joined the U.S. in quickly recognizing Juan Guaido as Venezuela's interim president came together over weeks of secret diplom...

Canada examining case of Saudi who fled Canada after charge

TORONTO (AP) — Canada's foreign minister says her government is looking into the case of a Saudi Arabian man charged with sexually assault who has gone missing. Nova Scotia's prosecu...

China warns of 'repercussions' if Canada snubs Huawei 5G network

BEIJING (AP) — The latest on the fight between China and Canada over the arrest of a Chinese technology executive (all times local): 5:15 a.m. China's ambassador to Canada says the arr...

China hits back at criticism of its detention of Canadians

BEIJING (AP) — China has rejected the Canadian foreign minister's statement that Chinese detentions of Canadians pose a threat to all countries. Foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chun...

US says China's death sentence against Canadian political

TORONTO (AP) — The U.S. State Department says China's death sentence against a Canadian man is "politically motivated." Wednesday's statement from U.S. deputy spokesman Robert Pallad...