Foreign policy rarely wins votes at home

Prime Minister Stephen Harper carefully kept daylight between his pro-Ukrainian, anti-Russian views and potential new markets for Canadian resources.

PM Stephen Harper, pictured in this file photo, returns to Ottawa following a successful European foray in which the Canadian voice was heard, but he will be immediately reminded that foreign policy rarely wins votes at home, writes Tim Harper. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By Tim Harper

PUBLISHED : Friday, March 28, 2014 10:09 PM

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