Can Canada be an honest broker on Ukraine?
Objectivity needs to be restored if Canada has the aspiration to return to its traditional role.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and then-prime minister Stephen Harper in Ottawa on Sept. 17, 2014. Canada has been too closely identified with the political position of the government in Ukraine to distinguish itself as a potential honest broker in finding a political/diplomatic solution to the conflict, observers have argued. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright