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NATO SecGen Debate
Posted on Apr 25, 2018
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UP FOR DEBATE:

Is it Time for a Canadian as NATO SecGen?

  • Arguing the affirmative is Tim Dunne

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is about to appoint its 14th secretary general and it appears that Canada, a founding member of NATO and one of the principal architects of the alliance, is not even being considered for the job. Read Tim's submission on this topic here: https://defence.frontline.online/article/2018/3a/9691-Is-it-Time-for-a-Canadian-as-NATO-SecGen-Yes

  • Arguing against is Brett Boudreau

The ‘decade of disdain’ for NATO, under the Harper / MacKay / Hillier period, marked a nadir for Canada-Alliance relations. Recently, there have been earnest efforts to repair the bond, but Canada remains far from any serious consideration as the prospective source of a future NATO Secretary-General. Read Brett's submission on this topic here:
https://defence.frontline.online/article/2018/3a/11854-Is-it-Time-for-a-Canadian-as-NATO-SecGen-No

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