Roméo Dallaire

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'Canada should join ballistic missile defence program,” Romeo ...

Romeo Dallaire says Canada should finally embrace ballistic missile defence as tensions between the U.S. and North Korea rise. (Adrian Wyld / THE ...and more »...

Time to join missile defence: Dallaire

OTTAWA — Retired general and senator Romeo Dallaire says Canada should finally embrace ballistic missile defence. Dallaire tells The Canadian Press that the threat posed...

Time to join US ballistic missile defence, says retired general, senator

Senator Romeo Dallaire announces he will retire from the Senate during a news conference on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Wednesday, May 28, 2014. Retired...

Oakville Rotary Club presents Lt. General Romeo Dallaire at speaker series

As part of its second annual speaker series, the Rotary Club of Oakville presents the Honourable Lt. General Romeo Dallaire on Monday, May 29, at...

Romeo Dallaire's new memoir 'Waiting For First Light: My Ongoing Battle with PTSD'

Romeo Dallaire didn't just witness the horrors of the genocide in Rwanda up close. He was there as a Canadian lieutenant-general representing the United Nations...

Roméo Dallaire criticizes UN, but says peacekeeping in Canada's interests

It is in Canada's interest to play a leadership role in United Nations peacekeeping, former military commander Romeo Dallaire said Monday even as he delivered...

Home Daily Securty Breif Peace operations in Africa: Is Canada making decisions before knowing its strategy?

Sajjan's mission, which included retired Supreme Court and international jurist Louise Arbour and retired general and senator Romeo Dallaire as advisors, produced an unusual flurry...

Peace operations in Africa: Is Canada making decisions before knowing its strategy?

Sajjan's mission, which included retired Supreme Court and international jurist Louise Arbour and retired general and senator Romeo Dallaire as advisors, produced an unusual flurry...

Trudeau must be clear with voters about peacekeeping rationale or risk losing support: observers

(subscription) (subscription)Former Liberal senator and UN peacekeeping chief during the Rwandan genocide Roméo Dallaire as well as former UN high commissioner for human rights...

Canada's return to UN peacekeeping promises little peace: Walkom

One is Romeo Dallaire, the former general and senator who, as the commander of a largely toothless UN force, helplessly witnessed the 1994 genocide in...

Romeo Dallaire Coming to Meaford

Dallaire Credit Laura Leyshon270 The Meaford Public Library and the Military Family Resource Centre have announced that they will host renowned lieutenant-general, senator, and humanitarian...

Sajjan says Canada eyeing peacekeeping role fighting terrorism in Africa

(subscription) (subscription)Nope, that too was a liberal mistake covered up by making the general sent there hand picked by the liberals despite many objections...

Opinion: Graduates from 'generation without borders' can lead on equality

Retired lieutenant-general Romeo Dallaire is one of 11 people the University of Alberta is recognizing with an honorary degree during its June convocation ceremonies. Dallaire...

Michie takes his hockey skills to RMC

The school, which is located in Kingston, Ont., and has been around since 1876, has several notable alums, including astronaut Chris Hadfield and Senator Romeo...

Bank of England's Mark Carney among 11 receiving honorary degrees from University of Alberta

Former senator Romeo Dallaire, the retired lieutenant-general who headed the United Nations peacekeeping force during the 1994 Rwanda genocide. • Tony Fields, a professor emeritus...

The Tuesday news briefing: An at-a-glance survey of some top stories

DALLAIRE DECRIES GLOBAL INACTION ON SYRIA: Retired Canadian general and former senator Romeo Dallaire says the genocide in Rwanda is being repeated right now in...

The Tuesday news briefing: An at-a-glance survey of some top stories

DALLAIRE DECRIES GLOBAL INACTION ON SYRIA: Retired Canadian general and former senator Romeo Dallaire says the genocide in Rwanda is being repeated right now in...

Retired general warns of genocide in Syria

Retired Canadian general and former senator Romeo Dallaire says the Rwanda genocide is being repeated right now and the world isn't doing enough to stop...

Retired general warns of genocide in Syria

Retired Canadian general and former senator Romeo Dallaire says the Rwanda genocide is being repeated right now and the world isn't doing enough to stop...

Roméo Dallaire says Rwandan genocide being repeated in Syria

(subscription) (subscription)The Rwandan genocide is being repeated right now in Syria and the world isn't doing enough to stop it, says retired Canadian general...

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Retired lieutenant-general Roméo Dallaire, a former senator and one of about 600 members of Canada Company listed on the charity's website, is urging the organization...

The world is failing to protect its children

Roméo Dallaire is a retired lieutenant-general and retired Canadian senator, and founder of the Roméo Dallaire Child Soldiers Initiative. --------------------------------. In our fight against Boko...

@Kady's Watchlist for Apr. 19 – Get ready for a full day of debate on ministerial ethics, everyone!

Retired general and former senator Romeo Dallaire and Democratic Institutions Minister Maryam Monsef will be in attendance as the Delegation of Ismaili Imamat marks the...

Medal of Freedom recipient to speak on time in Rwanda

(registration)The Texas Tech Department of Political Science and Ethics Center will host a Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient at 7 p.m. today in the...

Yale's Genocide Studies Program awarded funding from Charles E. Scheidt Family Foundation

The inaugural public event will feature Lieutenant-General Romeo Dallaire (retired), the Canadian former commander of the U.N. peacekeeping force in Rwanda. It will be held...

Transcript Season 5 Episode 27

Joining me now, a man who has been seized with the issue of child soldiers, General Romeo Dallaire: former Canadian senator, former general. Thank you...

ISIS could be building army of up to 100000 child soldiers: Roméo Dallaire

Former lieutenant-general and current senator Roméo Dallaire says the willingness of the so-called Islamic State to use child soldiers demonstrates that there are no limits...

Monsef feels the heat on Senate reform during House committee

(subscription)Despite a few bad apples in the Senate, said Monsef, some members had done tremendous work, like Sen. Romeo Dallaire and Sen. Jacque Demers.

Monsef feels the heat on Senate reform during House ... - iPolitics

Despite a few bad apples in the Senate, said Monsef, some members had done tremendous work, like Sen. Romeo Dallaire and Sen. Jacque Demers. Liberal...

March 7-8: Roméo Dallaire, Courtney Love, Le1f, Animal Collective, Cannibal Corpse, Audio Social Dissent Tour ...

Roméo Dallaire: The U.N. commander who helped stop the 1994 genocide in Africa lectures on “The Courage to Do What is Right: From the Hell...

March 6-7: Maureen McVerry, Balboa Theater Day, Old Mint open house, Jewish mythology lecture, Dan and Margot ...

Roméo Dallaire: The U.N. commander who helped stop the 1994 genocide in Africa lectures on “The Courage to Do What is Right: From the Hell...

Dallaire: How Canada can defuse ISIL's child soldiers

Over the past year, my organization, the Roméo Dallaire Child Soldiers Initiative, has begun critical conversations with the Canadian Forces to begin the process of...

UN Commander Who Tried to Stop Rwanda's Genocide to Speak AT USF

(blog) (blog)Rwandan Un Comander SAN FRANCISCO (Feb. 22, 2016) – Roméo Dallaire, a United Nations Force Commander who disobeyed orders in an attempt to...

Farming project aims to help Canadian veterans adjust to civilian life

Some have tried to assist veterans with their move to the civilian world. The non-profit group Wounded Warriors Canada, for example, worked with Senator Roméo...

Romeo Dallaire: ISIS Can't Be Defeated Without Strategy To Help Child Soldiers

Since leaving the Senate, Dallaire, who encountered child soldiers in his ill-fated 1994 Rwanda peacekeeping mission, has focused on the issue through The Romeo Dallaire...

Senate Republicans are starting to walk back their initial SCOTUS freak-out.

Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley, chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee, claimed that “it's been standard practice over the last 80 years to not confirm Supreme...

Justin Trudeau says next GG will 'reflect the diversity of Canada'

In a Friday announcement in Toronto, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau hinted at the nature of the coming change-up in the governor general's office. Trudeau said...

Africa Is Not The Only Corrupt Place

KT Press - KagameKT PressRetired General Romeo Dallaire, a Canadian senator and author of Shaking Hand with the Devil, is also a key speaker at...

Researchers pinpoint circuits that drive PTSD flashbacks

"It's like sort of boxes opening up, and your brain just launches these things without you actually trying to stimulate them." That was how then-senator,...

England manager to be honoured by The University of York

Lord Neuberger, Armando Iannucci, Lieutenant-General Roméo A Dallaire and Roy Hodgson are among seven distinguished people to receive honorary doctorates at the University's graduation ceremonies...

American Lives, Sudanese Lives: What's the Calculus in Congress?"

American Lives, Sudanese Lives: What's the Calculus in Congress?"In her Pulitzer Prize-winning book A Problem from Hell: America and the Age of Genocide (2002), Samantha...

Romeo Dallaire in Rwanda

But, the former Senator's public persona is based on an extremely one-sided media account of his role in the complex tragedy that engulfed Rwanda and...

Erickson teen among 10 youth to earn provincial recognition

The first session — I lucked out — it was Roméo Dallaire. So speaking after Roméo Dallaire is a little intimidating," she said. After, she...

The Media's Rwandan Fairy Tales

The tale told about Romeo Dallaire illustrates the problem. While the former Canadian General rose to ... But, the former Senator's public persona is based...

Mike Duffy trial: Defence rests case as Crown wraps up cross-examination of ...

Mike Duffy turned out to be the only defence witness to testify at his criminal trial as his legal team rested its case today following...

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Former senator Roméo Dallaire, a renowned veteran who has helped shape the Liberals' thinking on how to help wounded soldiers, says the new government must...

Trudeau's Senate plan is a stop-gap — and not a very good one

(subscription) (subscription)To suggest that Trudeau's plan — to establish another government advisory committee that would select Senate nominees — would legitimize an accountable but...

Fallen On Field Of Honour?: Attitudes Of Canadian Public Towards Suicides In ...

The differing viewpoints articulated by former Chief of the Defence Staff, General Tom Lawson, and former Senator Roméo Dallaire represent two of the conflicting approaches...

Charity video highlights war's invisible wounds

(Ret) Chris Linford and his wife Kathryn, and Senator Romeo Dallaire, commander of the UN peacekeeping force in Rwanda at the height of the Rwandan...

Lewis and Clark student assaulted describes race-based attack, says he ...

The scholarship was set up to honor the work and vision of Roméo Dallaire, former commander of the United Nations Assistance Mission for Rwanda, a...