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Expert: Gulf of Oman tankers attacked

Published: 13Jun2019

An attack on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman occured this morning. All crew members were evacuated and are safe, according to the owners of the two ships. (Source: CNN)...

Expert: Narendra Modi Elected with "historic mandate" in India

Published: 23May2019

"Prime Minister Narendra Modi has thanked the people of India for giving him a "historic mandate" of five more years in office, after a landslide victory in the general election." (BBC)

Expert: 2019 European Parliament election

Published: 16May2019

Between 23 and 26 May 2019, the EU’s citizens will elect a new European Parliament. Polls are showing a rise of euroskeptic but also green parties in most countries, while the party groups that are...

Expert: Earth Day (April 22)

Published: 18Apr2019

Each year, Earth Day—April 22—marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970.

Experts: US Midterm Elections 2018

Published: 24Oct2018

Here are McGill professors and researchers that are available to comment on the upcoming 2018 US midterm elections on November 6, 2018:

Expert: Saudi Arabia expels Canadian envoy over criticism

Published: 6Aug2018

"Saudi Arabia expelled the Canadian ambassador on Monday and froze "all new business" with Ottawa over its criticism of the ultraconservative kingdom's arrest of women's rights -- yet another...