Mali Canada

Canada Gives Mali $10 Million

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.14.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada will contribute an additional $10 million to help stabilization efforts in Mali.The new funds were announced as international donors p...

Most Canadians Against Sending Combat Troops To Mali: Poll

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.11.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - A new poll suggests most Canadians would oppose the deployment of combat troops to Mali to fight Islamist rebels.Fewer than one in five respo...

WATCH: Rae Questions Baird's 'Courage' During Debate

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 02.06.2013 | Canada Politics

Bob Rae questioned John Baird's courage Tuesday night during a debate in the House of Commons on Canada's role in the conflict in Mali. And say wha...

Another $13 Million To Mali

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.31.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada showed little appetite Tuesday for boosting its modest military assistance to Mali, choosing instead to provide $13 million in new hum...

Canadian Special Forces In Mali: Sources

CP | Posted 01.29.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada's special forces are on the ground in Mali to help protect Canadian personnel who are already operating in the troubled African countr...

Canadian Special Forces In Mali: Sources

CBC | Posted 03.30.2013 | Canada Politics

Canadian special forces are on the ground inside the troubled West African country of Mali to protect Canadian assets there, CBC News has learned. ...

Harper Wants Broad Consensus On Mali Extension

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.25.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Conservative government has cobbled together a nascent political consensus with the Opposition NDP that should permit an extended deploym...

Canadians, Get Out Now

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.22.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The federal government has evacuated most of its staff and their families from the embassy in Mali, and is urging any Canadians still in the ...

Technical Difficulties

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.17.2013 | Canada Politics

CFB TRENTON, Ont. - A C-17 military transport plane has finally lifted off en route to France as it makes its way to the troubled African country of M...

Mali Bound: Canadian Forces Joins Effort

CBC | Posted 03.17.2013 | Canada Politics

The departure of a Canadian Forces C-17 transport plane with 35 personnel headed to support the French mission in Mali was delayed by mechanical probl...

Canada Sending Cargo Plane To African 'Terrorist Region'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.16.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada is contributing one of its large C-17 military cargo planes to deliver supplies to the capital of Mali after a request from France.But...

Fowler Blasts Harper Government Over Mali

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.09.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Robert Fowler, the retired Canadian diplomat who was kidnapped by terrorists in Africa, blasted the Harper government Monday for saying it ha...

Harper, African Union Chair To Discuss Possible Mission To Mali

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.08.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The head of the African Union is set to visit Ottawa this week.Thomas Yayi Boni's meeting with Prime Minister Stephen Harper could bring a re...

Harper Government Considers Mali Military Training Mission

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.01.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Harper government is examining whether to dispatch Canadian troops to help train an African force whose purpose would be to take back a v...

Canada Says It Won't Be Drawn Into African War

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.12.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada is not considering sending troops to Mali to help deal with the unfolding crisis in the West African nation, where Islamic extremists ...