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Canadian Air Force members honoured for risky Arctic rescue mission

Sgt. Aaron Bygrove and Master Cpl. Bruno Robitaille were honoured with meritorious service medals by the Governor General at Rideau Hall Friday for their role in a dangerous rescue mission in January 2013. 413 more words


Could this be my next new career? Thumbs up to all the great men and women in the Canadian Armed Forces

Every year, I set a theme for the new year. One fine day in November 2015, I decided that the theme for 2016 would be travelling.  891 more words


Left behind: Watch the stories of Canada’s homeless veterans and the people who help them

16×9 spent a week in Alberta filming “Left Behind”. We met some fascinating people: veterans, health care providers, police. Below are some extended interviews of the people who opened up to us. 641 more words


Liberals reopen debate 11 years after Martin government opted not to join U.S. ballistic missile defence

OTTAWA — The Liberal government has signalled its willingness to reopen one of the most contentious debates in recent Canadian military history: whether the country should participate in ballistic missile defence. 1,031 more words


Liberals announce public consultations on defence policy review

OTTAWA – The Trudeau government began swimming against the tide of recent history Wednesday as it embarked on a long-awaited review on the future of the Canadian Armed Forces… 794 more words


Dave Perry: Our broken military procurement system

Every two years, apparently, the Department of Finance announces that Canada’s system for procuring military equipment is under-performing.

The 2016 budget had little to say about defence, but what it did say was depressing. 611 more words

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