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The fight against Islamic State is foremost a battle of soft power

Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Campbell Clark
The Globe and Mail
Fen Hampson, director of CIGI's Global Security & Politics Program, says taking part in the military mission against Islamic State does make it more likely Canada will be a target for terror attacks, but that isn't a reason to avoid it, if larger interests are at stake.

In Search Of A Governance. Who Will Win The Battle For The Internet?

Friday, October 24, 2014
Federico Guerrini
CIGI Senior Fellow Laura DeNardis discusses challenges in Internet governance and the work of the Global Commission on Internet Governance.

Canada shootings and the terrorism debate

Friday, October 24, 2014
Jon Kelly
BBC News
CIGI Global Security & Politics Program Director Fen Osler Hampson comments on the recent shooting incident in Ottawa.

Crucial moment for Canadian Government

Thursday, October 23, 2014
CIGI Senior Fellow John Ibbitson discusses how the recent attack on Parliament Hill changes the political agenda in Canada.

Attacks on Parliament and the new political order

Thursday, October 23, 2014
CIGI Senior Fellow Bessma Momani discusses how the attack in Ottawa will impact the economy and political landscape in Canada.

Ottawa Shooting: Attack Highlights Government Security Vulnerabilities With Post-9/11 Terrorism

Thursday, October 23, 2014
Dennis Lynch
International Business Times
CIGI's John Ibbitson and Simon Palamar discuss the shooting incidents in Ottawa and what it means for security in the national capital.

Terror Comes to Canada

Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Steve Paikin
The Agenda, TVO
CIGI Senior Fellow Bessma Momani joins The Agenda with Steve Paikin to discuss the shooting incidents in Ottawa.

Jordan and ISIL

Friday, October 17, 2014
Voice of America
CIGI Senior Fellow Bessma Momani discusses ISIL, Jordan and the broader security situation in the Middle East.

India's Modi names Rajan ally as chief economic adviser

Thursday, October 16, 2014
Douglas Busvine and Frank Jack Daniel
CIGI’s Global Economy Director Domenico Lombardi comments on the appointment of India Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan as chief economic adviser to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government.

Rules for High Arctic seas considered in vote

Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Bob Weber
The Canadian Press
CIGI Senior Fellow John Higginbotham comments on the importance of the Polar Code.

New approach needed

Tuesday, October 14, 2014
CTV News Channel
CIGI Senior Fellow Bessma Momani says that a combination of a political agreement, and eyes and ears on the ground are needed in the fight against ISIS.

What's your reaction to Canada joining the fight against ISIS?

Sunday, October 12, 2014
Rex Murphy
Cross Country Checkup
CIGI Senior Fellow Bessma Momani discusses Canada's decision to join the fight against ISIS.