Politics: World

Audio clips from world politics and historic political events.


2006-03-12 | Harper-Afghanistan

Prime Minister Stephen Harper paid a surprise two-day visit to Afghanistan. He and Defense Minister Gordon O'Connor were met March...


2016-06-29 | Three-Amigos

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, US President Barack Obama and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto presented a united front against the...


2016-06-29 | Three-Amigos

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, US President Barack Obama and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto met in Ottawa for the North...


2016-06-28 | Three-Amigos

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Canada and Mexico were setting out to take action in ways that would make a...


2014-09-17 | Canada-Ukraine-Poroshenko

On September 17th, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko arrived on Parliament Hill to meet with Prime Minister Stephen Harper and address...


2013-05-27 | Arthur-Porter

Arthur Porter, the former head of Canada's spy-agency watchdog and former CEO of McGill's superhospital, was arrested in Panama on...


2010-10-14 | Harper-United-Nations

Prime Minister Stephen Harper dismissed Canada's failure to land a seat on the United Nations Security Council as the outcome...


2009-05-07 | Harper-Afghanistan

Prime Minister Stephen Harper paid a surprise visit to Afghanistan on May 7th. Harper told soldiers that the people of...


2008-04-03 | Olympics-Harper-Olympics

Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced April 3rd that Canada would send a high-level delegation to the Beijing Olympics, but he...


2007-11-06 | Afghan-Canada-MacKay

Two rockets were fired at a forward operating base west of Kandahar November 6th while Defense Minister Peter MacKay was...