Isn't that cute, the Candians think they are still a real country
Edmonton Journal - canada.com network
: "OTTAWA - A major study of politicians, diplomats and thinkers from Europe, Asia, Africa and Latin America has concluded that Canada has become an irrelevant force on the international stage, but can regain its edge if it creates a swift and mobile brigade of peacekeepers.
'It was sobering and exciting. Sobering in the sense that we've had a declining impact over the last 15 years. Exciting, in the sense that with some of the big challenges facing the world today, Canada was seen as being almost unique in its ability to address some of them,' said Robert Greenhill, a former president of Montreal's Bombardier Inc. and author of the study on Canada's role in the world."