Canada Afghanistan War

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

Graeme Smith | Posted 02.25.2014 | 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.

Harper Mulls Bestowing Unique Honours On Troops

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canadian units that fought in Afghanistan are being considered for battle honours by the Harper government, which is casting around for ways ...

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...

Should Canada Extend Afghan Mission?

CBC | Posted 07.19.2012 | Canada Politics

While the head of NATO wants Canadian soldiers to stay in Afghanistan past the end of their training mission in 2014, Canada's Foreign Af...