Liberals Undecided If MPs Should Vote On Peacekeeping Mission

Liberals Undecided If MPs Should Vote On Peacekeeping Mission

09.16.2016
Many of the possible missions the Canadian government is considering carry great risks.
Sajjan Backs Off Remarks About First Nations Calling In Military

Sajjan Backs Off Remarks About First Nations Calling In Military

CP  09.15.2016
"It is a responsibility within the municipal and provincial responsibilities."
Sajjan: Canadian Peacekeepers Ready To Use Force To Protect Civilians

Sajjan: Canadian Peacekeepers Ready To Use Force To Protect Civilians

CP  09.11.2016
Canada's defence minister said peacekeepers have a mandate to use deadly force — if needed — to protect civilians.
Ottawa Must End Canadian Aid To Africa's Most Repressive Regime

Ottawa Must End Canadian Aid To Africa's Most Repressive Regime

Yves Engler  09. 9.2016
Members of the Ethiopian community in Winnipeg recently called on Canada to sanction the country. The protesters are angry about the regime's...
Committing Canadian Troops To UN Mission Deserves Real Debate

Committing Canadian Troops To UN Mission Deserves Real Debate

Bruce Carson  09. 9.2016
Yesterday, Minister of Defence Harjit Sajjan announced that Canada will commit to a yet undefined peacekeeping mission, probably in central...
Canada To Host Major Peacekeeping Summit Next Year: Sajjan

Canada To Host Major Peacekeeping Summit Next Year: Sajjan

CP  09. 8.2016
Meanwhile, Tories say troops are being treated like "pawns."
Liberals Won't Hold Vote On Peacekeeping Missions: Ministers

Liberals Won't Hold Vote On Peacekeeping Missions: Ministers

Ryan Maloney  09. 8.2016
"The decision will be taken at the cabinet committee."
Canada's Submarine Fleet Could Disappear In A Few Years

Canada's Submarine Fleet Could Disappear In A Few Years

CP  09. 7.2016
The ships have been plagued by technical problems.
Liberals Taking Closer Look At UN Peacekeeping In Mali

Liberals Taking Closer Look At UN Peacekeeping In Mali

CP  08.31.2016
The prime minister could announce a mission in weeks.
Peacekeeping Likely To Cost Far Less Than Other Missions

Peacekeeping Likely To Cost Far Less Than Other Missions

CP  08.29.2016
Liberals have committed 600 troops.
Feds To Make Hundreds Of Troops Available For Peacekeeping Missions

Feds To Make Hundreds Of Troops Available For Peacekeeping Missions

CP  08.26.2016
"We must aim to avert crises before they reach a point that requires military intervention."
It's Time For The Defence Minister To Focus On Search And Rescue

It's Time For The Defence Minister To Focus On Search And Rescue

Colin Kenny  08.22.2016
Since the government took office last December, Minister of National Defence Harjit Sajjan has spent much of his time musing about Canada's...
Liberals Won't Confirm If MPs Will Vote On 'Long' Africa Mission

Liberals Won't Confirm If MPs Will Vote On 'Long' Africa Mission

Ryan Maloney  08.16.2016
"The Government of Canada has a clear mandate from Canadians."
Military Mission In Africa Will Be For 'Long Duration': Sajjan

Military Mission In Africa Will Be For 'Long Duration': Sajjan

CP  08.15.2016
No decisions yet on numbers, timing or location.