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(2018,

Ayanle Hassan Ali, the man who tried to kill three soldiers at the Canadian Forces recruiting centre in North York in 2016 has been cleared to leave his hospital's secure unit without direct supervision. The crown is appealing his acquittal on terrorism charges.

(2017,

Iraqi forces are reporting the capture of two Canadians among 20 other women with Daesh forces after the fall of Mosul. Global Affairs Canada has not confirmed the report.

(2017,

The British House of Commons has been suspended due to an incident on Westminster Bridge. Police in London have confirmed that one attacker has been shot after mowing down pedestrians before crashing through the gates of the Palace and then stabbing a police officer. One person is dead and at least 10 people have been  injured. Police have not determined yet if the assailant was working alone or not.

(2017,

President Trump is proposing a $54 Billion surge in U.S. military spending for new ships and aircraft (including fighters) in his first federal budget – while slashing big chunks from domestic programs and foreign aid to make the government "do more with less."

(2017,

The Stockholm truck attack suspect was a rejected asylum seeker from Uzbekistan who eluded authorities' attempts to deport him by giving police a wrong address, Swedish police said Sunday, while announcing the arrest of a second suspect.

(2017,

The government of Canada may select the off-the-shelf design for the Royal Canadian Navy's new frigate fleet sometime next year. A dozen companies could respond to a Request for Proposals later this year.