Russia, not the U.S., put on notice with Freeland as foreign minister
Wednesday, 11 January 2017 () The appointment of Chrystia Freeland as the country's top diplomat could signal the Trudeau government's abandonment of warmer relations with Moscow, say experts. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau shuffled his cabinet on Tuesday appointing the outspoken critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin to head Global Affairs Canada.
Jan.10 -- Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is shuffling his cabinet ahead of Donald Trump’s inauguration, promoting Chrystia Freeland to foreign minister as Canada prepares a push to maintain ties with the incoming U.S. administration. Bloomberg News' Josh Wingrove reports.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau picked a Russia critic as the country's new top diplomat to work with the incoming US Trump administration and handle... All India Radio - WorldAlso reported by •Seattle Times •Deutsche Welle