Canada Afghan War

Pilots Blamed For Canadian Chopper Crash

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.20.2015 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - A helicopter crash that seriously injured a soldier and forced a halt to one of Canada's last combat missions in Afghanistan was the result ...

What Canada's Really Leaving Behind In Afghanistan

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.11.2014 | Canada Politics

KABUL - A map on the wall at the Gandamack Lodge, a well-worn Kabul haunt for western aid workers, officials and journalists, traces in meticulous det...

The Dogs Are Eating Them Now: Our War In Afghanistan (EXCERPT)

Graeme Smith | Posted 04.27.2014 | Canada Politics
Graeme Smith

We lost the war in southern Afghanistan and it broke my heart. The insurgents were not defeated. We killed thousands of them, but their movement would not die. Far away from the air-conditioned headquarters where the foreigners made their plans, all of the good intentions collided with reality.

Canada Lost Afghan War, Author Says

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.26.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - It may yet serve as the epitaph to Canada's nearly 12-year involvement in Afghanistan.In his long-awaited book about the Afghan war, Graeme S...