International Sanctions: Interests Vs. Values

By Fikrejesus Amahazion, IN RECENT days, international sanctions have once again garnered attention. In Canada, Prime Minister Stephen Harper imposed fresh sanctions on Russia, largely in response to “Russia’s illegal occupation of the Crimean peninsula in Ukraine and provocative military activity.” [1a,1b] These latest sanctions follow those imposed months ago that “came into force in order to […]

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