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Like the conflict raging around McKinstry that afternoon in a large hall at Canadian Forces Base Valcartier, his combat force was virtual. ... Simulation Centre (CASC), a group of both Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members and a team of predominantly former military personnel provided by Calian Training.
For instance, in 2010 when WikiLeaks released large amounts of classified information about the Afghan war, the Canadian Forces Network Operations Centre monitored any attempts by military personnel to view the site's material. Patterson said an investigation was started in January 2016. “Fraudulent ...

The Canadian Armed Forces is apologizing after Cornwall residents got a bit of a shock on Tuesday night when they saw military helicopters flying low over their homes and military personnel in local parks. The Department of National Defence (DND) has confirmed it was doing a training exercise in the ...
More than 1,800 military personnel have been given antibiotics after an outbreak of streptococcal infections at a garrison in Quebec. ... After consulting with local health officials, the Canadian Forces Health Services launched a mass antibiotic prophylaxis or MAP program for the recruits, Jennifer Eckersley, ...
“Canada has let the UN down,” said Dr. Walter Dorn of the Canadian Forces College. “If you actually look at the pledges, we would have more than 750 uniformed personnel and we're down at an all-time low. It's a disappointment and at this point, you could say it's a broken promise.” Dorn puts the blame at ...
“Emergency services personnel thank the members of the public who called the OPP communications centre with updated information and also a big thank you to the flight crew of the Canadian Forces helicopter who was nearby on a training exercise when the incident occurred and responded,” Const.

A Canadian Forces officer from Sydney River, N.S., says a six-month Joint Task Force mission to Ukraine — the birthplace of his grandfather — was a highlight of his career. Lt.-Col. Kristopher Reeves returned to Canada after commanding a unit of 270 Canadian military personnel in the eastern European ...
"It is startling that we had the personnel trained and we didn't deploy them," said Walter Dorn, a professor at the Canadian Forces Staff College. He said Canada's failure to send soldiers to the one of the most auspicious missions on the UN's plate throws into doubt the Liberals' election pledge to return to ...
“We hold Canadian Armed Forces personnel to a high standard of conduct when representing our country at home and abroad,” Lieutenant-General Stephen Bowes, Commander Canadian Joint Operations Command, said in a statement. “Upholding this standard at all times is essential to our operational ...
Walbourne tries to visit about a dozen Canadian Forces bases each year and he was in Kingston for most of this week, meeting with the base commanders, military personnel and families. While there are common national challenges facing the military, the sheer size of the Canadian armed forces creates ...
By 12:30 p.m. (within three hours) each station was manned by private citizens with four-wheel-drive vehicles, a snowmobile with a sleigh and three armored personnel carriers from Canadian Forces Base London. One APC was placed in the heart of the city, one in the northeast and one in the northwest.
A Brantford, Ont., woman says the Canadian Forces has denied her application to join the reserves purely because she is transgender — a move that .... He did say that while the military has transgender personnel, the only way a person can be considered for recruitment is if they have already fully ...
Canadian Forces hospital to stay in Iraq until early 2019 ... Canadian Armed Forces medical personnel X-ray a simulated patient during an exercise scenario at the Role 2 medical facility in Northern Iraq during Operation IMPACT ... Photo: Op IMPACT, Canadian Forces Combat Camera IS18-2016-002-019.
A Canadian Forces Bison armoured personnel carrier drives into the Toronto downtown core Friday, Jan.14, 1999. Ten years after a series of winter storms buried Toronto under more than a metre of snow, former mayor Mel Lastman still takes pride in calling on the military to tackle clogged city streets while ...
FILE--A Canadian Forces Bison armoured personnel carrier drives into the Toronto downtown core Friday, Jan.14, 1999. Ten years after a series of winter storms buried Toronto under more than a metre of snow, former mayor Mel Lastman still takes pride in calling on the military to tackle clogged city streets ...
Approximately 450 Canadian Forces members are now on their way to Latvia to take part in Operation REASSURANCE. The Canadian personnel, led by the 2nd Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment (2 RCR) will replace the 1st Battalion, Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry in NATO's enhanced ...
Chuck Lamarre told CBC news that military personnel in the army, navy, air force and special forces must be held to a higher standard than those in other workplaces ... Canadian Forces soldiers setup a tent camp to temporarily house refugees at the Nav Centre in Cornwall, Ontario, on August 19, 2017.

The army, navy, air force and special forces are not your average workplaces, and the senior commander in charge of military personnel says he ... a consultant and peacekeeping trainer with the United Nations, who was previously an instructor at the Royal Military College and Canadian Forces College.
Appeal by Canada from the decision in its largely unsuccessful application to strike claims by six members and former members of the Canadian Forces who suffered injuries in the line of their military duties. The plaintiffs alleged that Canada acted unconstitutionally in creating an inadequate system of ...
Federal auditor general Michael Ferguson flagged the personnel shortage as a real threat to the Forces in November 2016, warning that it put a heavier burden on those in uniform and hurt military operations. In real terms, that meant not having enough staff to fly or maintain the air force's Chinook transport ...
This year, the Toronto-area couple provided the families of Canadian Forces personnel stationed overseas with $50 grocery store gift cards to go towards their Christmas dinner. And for the soldiers posted around the world, they provided them with real maple syrup for their Christmas breakfast, as a ...
Are there groups Canadian military personnel should not join? The Nazi Party? The Ku Klux Klan? The Canadian Forces says it does not have a list of banned organizations. On that issue it provided the following statement: “While the Canadian Armed Forces encourages its members to participate in social ...
That has included a Canadian-led team which trained Jordanian military personnel in how to co-ordinate air strikes. “Other training opportunities have been identified, as requested by the JAF, but are still in the planning stages,” Canadian Forces Capt. Vincent Bouchard told Defence Watch. Equipment has ...
Up to 14 per cent of the more than 2,200 Canadian special forces personnel are women, a percentage Rouleau said he wants to increase to 25 per cent. That figure would be in line with the overall direction of the Canadian military, which has set the same goal. "We're an equal opportunity employer," said ...
The Resolve-class supply ship will be crewed by a mix of 36 Canadian merchant sailors and Canadian Forces personnel. “We can take two Cyclone helicopters,” Fraser said. “And they'll have up to 114 mission specialists from Canadian Forces. That's during peacetime, but if we had to vastly expand the ...
This year, the Toronto-area couple provided the families of Canadian Forces personnel stationed overseas with $50 grocery store gift cards to go towards their Christmas dinner. And for the soldiers posted around the world, they provided them with real maple syrup for their Christmas breakfast, as a ...
So what are the rules for Canadian military personnel? Are there groups Canadian military personnel should not join? The Nazi Party? The Ku Klux Klan? The Canadian Forces says it does not have a list of banned organizations. On that issue it provided the following statement: “While the Canadian Armed ...
19. He has been to Jordan and will also visit the United Arab Emirates, and Kuwait where he will meet with deployed Canadian Forces personnel. Sajjan does not appear to be traveling to Iraq, where Canadian special forces and other military personnel are operating. So what is the current situation with ...
Fanshawe College is refusing to comment, citing personnel privacy issues, after the court martial of an ex- naval commander and co-coordinator of the school's international ... He spoke with CTV News about Operation Honour, a campaign that is trying to crack down on the problem in the Canadian forces.
Their health care is covered by provincial and territorial health-care systems. The military provides resources for any personnel who experience service-related injuries. But after reviewing interviews with Rangers, Walbourne concluded that most Rangers were not aware of what they were entitled to or how ...
Recent training exercises off Smmerside, involving Coast Guard and Coast Guard Auxiliary vessels and Department of National Defense aircraft, focused on maritime extraction drills, a Canadian Forces communications spokesman confirmed. Coast Guard vessels Cap Nord and Dudka were utilized as part ...
The cenotaph at Kandahar Airfield, built by Canadian Forces personnel and Afghan employees, became a symbol for many Canadians of the losses endured in the Afghan war. On the cenotaph are plaques that honour Canadian Forces members who died as well as Foreign Affairs official Glyn Berry, ...
No directive to eliminate foreign fighters has been given to Canadian Armed Forces personnel." ... Stuart Hendin, a lawyer and instructor at the Royal Military College and Canadian Forces College, said, "It doesn't matter whether the individual is a Canadian or not, so long as that individual is part of [ISIS], ...
OTTAWA – Canadian troops in Iraq have begun training the Iraq army on the threat of improvised explosive devices, and have updated their Royal Canadian Air Force contributions to Operation Impact. Approximately 20 Canadian army engineers from CFB Petawawa have been deployed to Besmaya, Iraq, ...
Allowance cut worries Canadian Forces members, angers opposition ... The Canadian military currently has only about 2,000 special forces personnel divided among six different units, including Joint Task Force 2, CSOR, and a unit that responds to biological, chemical and nuclear incidents. The unique ...
A controversial new policy is causing anxiety for some members of the Canadian Armed Forces who risk losing monthly allowances they receive for high readiness and high risk duties. Such salary top-ups will now be terminated if personnel are sick or injured and cannot return to active service after more ...
... refuses to hold any military personnel accountable for war crimes. ... to peacekeeping, including our Canadian forces in Somalia,” he said.
With hindsight, every indication is that Canadian forces avoided a painful ... "Canada is not currently planning to send military personnel to the ...
Canadian Forces personnel deploying overseas will have the benefit of a state-of-the-art training facility at Canadian Forces Base Kingston.
Approximately 500 personnel from the Canadian Army, Royal Canadian Navy ... The exercise is described by the Canadian Forces as “a large ...
Military officials said Friday that the Canadian Forces will continue to ... Canada has about 50 medical personnel and a tactical helicopter ...
Military personnel should not be sent on mission after mission, while their colleagues sit at home due for medical reasons as happened prior to ...
More than 130 serving military personnel have taken their own lives since ... The Canadian Forces recently changed its policy so that other ...
... DEFENDER exercise at Canadian Forces Base Borden on Friday. ... the capabilities of personnel to battle ongoing threats across the world.
The Canadian Special Operations Forces Command is outfitting all its personnel, including support staff, with new uniforms for day-to-day use.
That struggle to achieve change took a huge personal toll, all to just get the ADF to catch up to the Canadian forces and the British ministry of ...
“No Canadian Armed Forces were caught in any crossfires in Iraq,” Canadian Forces public affairs officer Capt. Vincent Bouchard, noted in an ...
The Canadian Forces National Investigation Service says it has charged two members of the Canadian military with sexual assault.
The Canadian Armed Forces are warning their personnel to be wary of associating with groups on social media, including Quebec's largest ...
Canadian Forces in northern Iraq are facing new uncertainty about their ... which is currently home to about 150 Canadian military personnel, ...


 

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