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TRIVIA - Major Aircraft Attacks in India

April 11, 1955 :

          An Air India chartered Lockheed L-749A Constellation aircraft, named Kashmir Princess, was damaged in midair by a bomb explosion and crashed into the South China Sea while en route from Bombay, India, and Hong Kong to Jakarta, Indonesia. 186 more words


Travel claims and other expenses Canadian military members won’t have to pay back – here is the list

Last week the Canadian Press had an article about the Trudeau government absolving Canadian Forces members of liability for expenses they have received over the years. 1,734 more words

Defence Watch

DND owes federal treasury $147M for unauthorized expenses

OTTAWA – The Trudeau government has ordered National Defence to reimburse the federal Treasury Board for over $147 million in unauthorized expenses incurred by members of the military over nearly a dozen years. 140 more words


Fuel Tanker Crash Kills 52 In Afghanistan

At least 52 people have been killed, and a further 73 injured, following a collision between a fuel tanker and two buses, in Afghanistan. 77 more words


Two NATO Soldiers Killed In Afghanistan

At least two NATO soldiers, both reportedly Romanian, have been killed, and another wounded, following an attack by gunmen, wearing security forces uniforms, in Afghanistan. 100 more words


Afghanistan's spring harvest

KANDAHAR: As the world’s largest opium producer, Afghanistan’s steady increase has had a direct impact on global opium cultivation, which reached record levels last year, triggering “a large increase” in cheaper heroin supply around the world, the United Nations said in a report last year. 306 more words

Interesting Wallet

Thoughts on Kandahar

Some recent posts from Neal Durando’s Defense Linguistics blog:

Kandahar Hot Washup

Through a Glass, Darkly

I think this man gets what I’m trying to say, or at least that I’m trying to say something. 154 more words

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