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April 24, 2018 4:54 PM Toronto van attack suspect Alek Minassian was quickly in and out of Canadian Forces last fall

He has been charged with 10 counts of 1st-degree murder and 13 counts of attempted murder Alek Minassian, the suspect in Monday's van attack in Toronto, joined the Canadian Forces last August and turned up for basic training at Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que., in September, CBC News has learned. Sixteen days into his 13-week basic training courses he asked 16

April 21, 2018 5:25 PM Chemical weapons inspectors head to Syria to probe gas attack

The U.S. and Britain have accused the Syrian government and Russia of delaying the investigation in Douma to stage a cover up. Images that emerged from Douma in the hours after the attack showed lifeless bodies collapsed in crowded rooms, some with foam around their noses and mouths. Medical workers and activists in Douma at the time said at least 40 people 10

April 19, 2018 8:59 AM North Korea showing 'will for a complete denuclearization,' South Korean president says

President Moon Jae-in open to possibility of peace agreement or economic aid North Korea has expressed its desire for "complete denuclearization" of the Korean peninsula and is not seeking conditions such as U.S. troops withdrawing from the South first, South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Thursday. Moon said big-picture agreements about normalization 12

April 18, 2018 10:13 PM Trump cites ‘very big deficit’ with Japan during Abe visit

During Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s two-day visit, Donald Trump appeared to be seeking to reassure him of the pair’s close alliance as the president prepares for a historic summit with North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un. The Trump-Abe summit has played out amid growing tensions between the two countries over North Korea and trade. Japan has raised 14

April 18, 2018 2:31 PM Chemical watchdog rejects Russia’s claim of 2nd nerve agent found in U.K. city where ex-spy was poisoned

Britain says Russia carried out the nerve agent attack by smearing a Soviet-developed nerve agent known as Novichok on a door handle at Sergei Skripal’s house in Salisbury. Moscow denies involvement. Britain’s representative to the OPCW, Ambassador Peter Wilson, slammed the Russian foreign minister’s comments as a breach of the treaty outlawing chemical 15

April 15, 2018 4:39 AM 'Completely accomplished': U.S. vice-president touts success of Syria strikes

Mike Pence stressed President Donald Trump made clear U.S. 'prepared to sustain this effort' Vice-President Mike Pence say the United States did the morally right thing when it attacked Syrian chemical weapons facilities in retaliation for an attack on civilians. Pence credited the strong leadership of President Donald Trump and U.S. allies for conducting 13

April 13, 2018 6:15 PM Convicted killer Paul Bernardo facing weapons possession charge

Bernardo was reportedly found with a homemade shank made from a screw and pen on Feb. 9. Schoolgirl killer and serial rapist Paul Bernardo has been charged with one count of possession of a weapon, says a spokesperson for the Ministry of the Attorney General. The 53-year-old made a video appearance in a Napanee, Ont., courtroom Friday. He is serving 16

March 28, 2018 11:17 AM North Korea's Kim commits to denuclearization during visit, China says

Beijing briefs Trump on Kim's visit, as U.S. and North Korean leaders aim to meet in May North Korean leader Kim Jong-un pledged his commitment to denuclearization and to meet U.S. officials, China said on Wednesday after his meeting with President Xi Jinping, who promised China would uphold its friendship with its isolated neighbour. After two days of speculation 10

March 22, 2018 3:37 PM Alleged drug trafficker charged in Saskatoon overdose cases released on bail

Azam Kabani was released on $7,500 bail and is expected to live with his father in British Columbia. SASKATOON - Bail has been granted to one of three men charged after six drug overdoses during one weekend in Saskatoon earlier this month that left three people dead. Azam Kabani, who is 19, was released Wednesday on $7,500 bail and is expected to live with his father 16

March 15, 2018 4:54 PM Saudi Arabia will develop nuclear bomb if Iran does, says crown prince

Saudi has put out tender for nuclear energy reactors Saudi Arabia will develop nuclear weapons if its arch rival Iran does, the kingdom's crown prince said in remarks released on Thursday, raising the prospect of a nuclear arms race in a region already riven with conflict. "Saudi Arabia does not want to acquire any nuclear bomb, but without a doubt if Iran developed 43