Canada Afghanistan Troops

Troops Cleared For Combat, 'Contrary' To Parliament Motion

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.14.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - National Defence successfully pushed the Harper government last year to ease the prohibition on Canadian troops from setting foot in Kandahar...

A Top Soldier's Homecoming

THE CANADIAN PRESS | Posted 09.21.2011 | Canada Politics

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- OTTAWA - Canada's top soldier in Afghanistan has returned home, now that the nine-year combat mission in that country has come t...

Farewell To Kandahar And Canada's Desert War

The Canadian Press | Posted 09.04.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS — MA'SUM GHAR, Afghanistan - Canada's desert war came to an end Tuesday when soldiers of the Royal 22e Regiment stood down and fo...