Interview with Canadian Foreign Minister Freeland: 'The Claim by Trump Is Absurd'

Interview with Canadian Foreign Minister Freeland: 'The Claim by Trump Is Absurd'

SPIEGEL ONLINE - September 03, 2018

U.S. President Donald Trump has recently been unsparing in his words about Canada. But Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland says that even if "liberal democracies around the world are under attack," her country must still work with Trump's White House. Interview Conducted by Matthias Gebauer and Christoph Schult more... Comment ]

Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau: 'The European Union Must Decide'

Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau: 'The European Union Must Decide'

SPIEGEL ONLINE - July 07, 2017

In an interview, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau discusses free trade, climate change and his country's delicate relationship with its neighbor to the south: Donald Trump's United States. Interview Conducted by Klaus Brinkbäumer and Barbara Hans more... Comment ]


Sarkozy's Back: Ex-President Takes Aim at Hollande's Policies

Sarkozy's Back: Ex-President Takes Aim at Hollande's Policies

SPIEGEL ONLINE - April 29, 2013

While French President François Hollande deals with dismal jobless figures and turmoil surrounding the recent legalization of gay marriage, his upbeat predecessor goes on the thinly veiled offensive in Montreal. "When I look at those who succeeded me," Nicolas Sarkozy says, "I feel very good." more... Comment ]

'Highway of Tears': The Unsolved Murders of Indigenous Women in Canada

'Highway of Tears': The Unsolved Murders of Indigenous Women in Canada

SPIEGEL ONLINE - July 05, 2012

Highway 16 in Canada has become known as the "Highway of Tears" because dozens of women have disappeared along its route. Many of them have been killed, most of them First Nation indigenous peoples. The police have shown little interest in solving the crimes. By Sebastian Moll more...


Luka Magnotta in Custody: 'Canadian Psycho' Arrested in Berlin

Luka Magnotta in Custody: 'Canadian Psycho' Arrested in Berlin

SPIEGEL ONLINE - June 04, 2012

Luka Rocca Magnotta, a porn actor accused of killing a Chinese student with an ice pick, dismembering him, leaving his headless torso in a suitcase for garbage collection in Montreal and mailing body parts to Canadian political parties, was arrested in an Internet cafe in Berlin on Monday after an international manhunt. more...

The World from Berlin: 'Canada Should Be Shunned for Kyoto Ignorance'

The World from Berlin: 'Canada Should Be Shunned for Kyoto Ignorance'

SPIEGEL ONLINE - December 14, 2011

Canada is under fire for exiting the Kyoto Protocol just one day after UN climate talks ended with an agreement to extend the treaty. Putting financial interests ahead of environmental commitments is an affront to global climate protection efforts, German papers write on Wednesday. more...


The Stench of Money: Canada's Environment Succumbs to Oil Sands

The Stench of Money: Canada's Environment Succumbs to Oil Sands

SPIEGEL ONLINE - October 14, 2011

Canada is home to the world's third largest oil reserves. But extracting the black gold is difficult, and threatens to destroy both the surrounding environment and the homeland of native tribes. With protests growing against a planned US pipeline, the oil sands controversy threatens to spread south. By Philip Bethge more...