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Arash Toupchinejad

Opinion | BY ARASH TOUPCHINEJAD | February 21, 2022
As more than 100,000 Russian troops surround Ukraine’s eastern border, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau initially rejected a request for weapons from Kyiv. As tensions increased further in the last week, on Feb. 14 Trudeau finally approved the provision of $7.8-million worth of lethal equipment to Ukraine and offered additional loans to bolster its economy, writes Arash Toupchinejad. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Opinion | BY ARASH TOUPCHINEJAD | February 21, 2022
Opinion | BY ARASH TOUPCHINEJAD | February 21, 2022
As more than 100,000 Russian troops surround Ukraine’s eastern border, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau initially rejected a request for weapons from Kyiv. As tensions increased further in the last week, on Feb. 14 Trudeau finally approved the provision of $7.8-million worth of lethal equipment to Ukraine and offered additional loans to bolster its economy, writes Arash Toupchinejad. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Opinion | BY ARASH TOUPCHINEJAD | January 25, 2022
The Queen’s first tour of Canada as Princess Elizabeth, Duchess of Edinburgh, in 1951, pictured with Prince Philip. Removing the monarchy poses an arduous task for Canada, writes Arash Toupchinejad. Barbados recently abolished its monarchy with a simple vote from its 30-member House of Assembly, but Section 41 of Canada’s Constitution Act makes the change much more challenging. Photograph courtesy of Flickr
Opinion | BY ARASH TOUPCHINEJAD | January 25, 2022
Opinion | BY ARASH TOUPCHINEJAD | January 25, 2022
The Queen’s first tour of Canada as Princess Elizabeth, Duchess of Edinburgh, in 1951, pictured with Prince Philip. Removing the monarchy poses an arduous task for Canada, writes Arash Toupchinejad. Barbados recently abolished its monarchy with a simple vote from its 30-member House of Assembly, but Section 41 of Canada’s Constitution Act makes the change much more challenging. Photograph courtesy of Flickr