Canada Libya Mission

Hotel Bill For The Libyan Mission? $11 Million

CBC | Posted 11.20.2012 | Canada Politics

When the Royal Canadian Air Force deployed over Libyan skies, its pilots bedded down safe and sound in hotels in Sicily. In fact, all Can...

Tories Spare No Expense in Welcoming Back The Troops

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.08.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - It cost Canadian taxpayers $850,000 for a Parliament Hill celebration on the return of forces who served as part of the Libya campaign.Jay Pa...

Military Honoured For Libya Role

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.24.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Conservative government staged an unprecedented military display Thursday on Parliament Hill to celebrate a rarity in modern armed combat...

Libyan Campaign Ends, Canada's CF-18s Heading Home

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.01.2012 | Canada Politics

TRAPANI, Italy - The Royal Canadian Air Force has hauled down the flags at the Sicilian air bases from which it has conducted the Libyan bombing campa...

Libya Cost Canada $50 Million: MacKay

CBC | Posted 12.28.2011 | Canada Politics

Canada's mission in Libya has cost less than expected, Defence Minister Peter MacKay says, coming in around $50 million as of a couple of...

Harper Hails Dictator's Demise, As Canadian Jets Head Home Early

Posted 12.20.2011 | Canada

OTTAWA - Canada's military mission in Libya is expected to end by early November following Thursday's death of Moammar Gadhafi. The dictator's demi...

In Libya, Baird Commits $10-Million To Secure Arms

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.11.2011 | Canada Politics

TRIPOLI, Libya - Canada is committing $10 million to help Libya recover and secure all arms stockpiles, including deposed dictator Moammar Gadhafi's u...

HMCS Charlottetown Back Home From Libya

CBC | Posted 11.02.2011 | Canada

Defence Minister Peter MacKay, friends and family gathered at Halifax's waterfront Friday morning to welcome HMCS Charlottetown back to C...

After Eventful Mission To Libya, HMCS Charlottetown Heads Home

CP | Posted 11.01.2011 | Canada

HALIFAX - HMCS Charlottetown will return to port in Halifax on Friday following a deployment with a NATO force off Libya. The frigate and its 240-m...

John Baird Hints At Libyan Extension

CBC | Posted 10.30.2011 | Canada

Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird is leaving open the possibility of continuing Canadian military involvement in Libya after the schedu...

Canadian Warship En Route To Libya

CP | Posted 08.29.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- ESQUIMALT, B.C. - The frigate HMCS Vancouver is preparing to leave for the Mediterranean Sea to take part in the NATO-led missio...

Libya, At What Price?

The Canadian Press | Posted 08.09.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- OTTAWA - The cost of Canada's military mission in Libya could hit $60 million. Defence Minister Peter MacKay revealed the cos...