Military Canada

Compensating Vets Could Cost WAY More Than Expected

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.01.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Compensating disabled veterans for the clawback of their military pensions could cost more than expected because the federal government is no...

This Xmas Troops Hope for New Tanks, LAVs Under the Tree

Peter Worthington | Posted 02.20.2012 | Canada
Peter Worthington

One thing that distinguishes this Christmas is that it's the first one in almost a decade that "fighting" soldiers haven't spent it in Afghanistan. There's some apprehension among our military that Canada is in danger of reverting to the past, when peacekeeping was the prime role of our military. Will Canada get new, updated, replacement equipment? Unlikely.