By | Reuters | 1 week 3 days ago | World
For years, Canadian pressure on human rights in Saudi Arabia had elicited no more than a standard rejection. But all that changed last week, when a Canadian complaint was translated into Arabic and set off a diplomatic row.
By | CS Monitor | 1 week 3 days ago | World
With the United States under President Trump retreating from the role of global human-rights champion, Canada is stepping into the breach. But it is finding its advocacy under fire by those it criticizes and its own citizens.