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UN Security Council election win could boost Trudeau’s international capital, says former diplomat

By Neil Moss      

'It's the one foreign policy venture that is truly his,' says former diplomat Colin Robertson on Justin Trudeau's campaign for a seat on the UN Security Council.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has made winning a temporary seat on the UN Security Council a cornerstone of his foreign policy. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

With the UN Security Council election set to take place in a week, Canada’s success or failure in the vote could have a lasting effect on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s foreign policy legacy in what may be a “barometer” on Canada’s place in the world.

Neil Moss

Neil Moss is a reporter at The Hill Times covering federal politics, foreign policy, and defence. 
- nmoss@hilltimes.com


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