CIC In The News
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“This is not about the US. This is a story about Venezuela, Venezuelans have been taking to the streets time after time under Maduro because they want to be able to choose their government”, Ben Rowswell on Power & Politics
As protests turn violent, former Canadian ambassador Ben Rowswell is ‘appealing for calm’
The U.S. confirmed it will ask Canada to extradite Chinese telecom executive Meng Wanzhou. Ben Rowswell told the CTV News what we can watch for on the diplomatic side as this progresses.
“Canadians are divided as to whether China should be seen primarily as a partner or as a threat”, Ben Rowswell told The Canadian Press
CIC President Ben Rowswell was interviewed on CBC News about the tensions between Canada and Venezuela.
CIC President Ben Rowswell commented on the spat between China and Canada on Scott Thompson Show.
The CBC’s Michael Serapio spoke with the president of the Canadian International Council Ben Rowswell for his take.
CIC President Ben Rowswell was interviewed on CTV News about the tensions between Canada and China.
Ben Rowswell, Canada’s ambassador to Venezuela when the country’s democratic wheels came off, gives Chrystia Freeland credit for the directness of her approach. She was “one of the first world leaders to call a spade a spade in Venezuela.”
CIC President was interviewed on CBC News about the Huawei dispute and what it means for Canada’s place in the world.
Ben Rowswell talked with The Current’s Anna Maria Tremonti about his time as a diplomat and witnessing the rise of populism in recent years.
CIC fellows were featured in a variety of publications and outlets.