There has been a lot of reporting in the last two days about the potential for a Canadian peacekeeping mission to help stabilize the conflict in Ukraine.
The Liberals have talked about it. Conservative leader Andrew Scheer has endorsed the idea of a UN peacekeeping mission led by Canada.
Russia is also interested in the United Nations sending peacekeeping troops to eastern Ukraine, President Vladimir Putin said a couple of months ago. Putin told journalists in September that armed peacekeepers could provide safety for staff of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) which is monitoring the ceasefire there. “It …read more
Source: Ottawa Citizen