Politics: World

Audio clips from world politics and historic political events.


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...



2009-12-07 | Harper-Korea

Prime Minister Stephen Harper became the first Canadian leader to address South Korea's National Assembly, using a December 7th speech...


2009-12-03 | Harper-China

Stephen Harper arrived in Beijing on December 2nd for his first visit to China since becoming prime minister. Harper was...


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...


2008-11-22 | Canada-Colombia

Prime Minister Stephen Harper approved a tentative free-trade deal with Colombia. It was slated to come into effect by January...


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...


2007-12-15 | Climate-Talks-Cda

It took an extra day of marathon talks, but an agreement was reached December 15th at the climate change summit...


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...


2007-10-31 | Dalai-Lama

The Dalai Lama arrived in Ottawa on October 28th for a three-day Canadian visit. After spending time in the nation's...