Perhaps, what bothers Bill Graham, and the stupid government he represents, is that the USA is applying this condition, even to CANADIANS. After-all, are we not the American’s best friend? And, is that anyway one treats a best friend?
As usual, the Security Council’s reluctance to do what was right, was based solely upon political considerations. But; had Kofi Annan INSISTED, the right decisions would have been taken, and a great many lives would have been saved.
Why else would people who blow up other people in places like Russia, Bali, Indonesia and the Philippines be called TERRORISTS, yet; when Jews are blown up by Islamists, the murderers are referred to as MILITANTS?
As far as I am concerned; let’s just close the door on this national embarrassment and walk away. There is absolutely no reason whatsoever for Canada to be rubbing shoulders with these mostly horrible people.
What is there to address when the threat to world peace is caused by vicious hatred of secular nations like the US, racism (anti-Semitism), or sadistic political leaders that would receive Stalin’s approval if he were still alive.