Canada National Defence

Canada's Military Bases Are Falling Apart, Audit Finds

CP | Lee Berthiaume, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.03.2016 | Canada Politics

There will be a $1.1-billion backlog of maintenance costs by 2018, estimates say.

Liberals Face Year Of Tough Choices On Defence

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.15.2016 | Canada Politics

Re-drawing the ISIS mission is not the only challenge that awaits Sajjan.

Why National Defence Has Been Quiet About ISIL Air Strikes

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.14.2016 | Canada Politics

National Defence has not held any public briefings about the war against extremists since July 9.

Cuts To Defence Budget Run Deeper Than Thought

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.01.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Stephen Harper has been one of the toughest-talking leaders throughout the Ukraine crisis, yet newly released figures show National Defence i...

Canada's Defence Diplomacy Hurt By Tight Budget, Report Says

CBC | Posted 09.24.2014 | Canada Politics

Overstretched staff and drastic cuts to travel and hospitality are compromising Canada’s defence diplomacy program, considered a crucial tool for a...

UH OH: Hole Found In Feds' Secret Military Data Destruction

CBC | Posted 03.11.2014 | Canada Politics

National Defence is overhauling its policy on how it sweeps, sanitizes and destroys Canada’s cache of top-secret and sensitive military information ...

Big Changes For Canada's Military

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - As many as 4,800 military and civilian staff at the Department of National Defence could find themselves doing other work, training for new p...

Tone Down Your Testimony.. Or Else?

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.11.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - An attempt to hold military officers to account for allegedly trying to intimidate an injured Canadian soldier into toning down his testimony...

Big Shake-Up To Canada's Military Incoming

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.18.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The general who is currently in charge of Canada's overseas headquarters is expected to be named to lead a newly combined organization that's...

Sex Assault Victim Sues National Defence

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.17.2012 | Canada Politics

LONDON, Ont. - She was 17 and on the cusp of realizing her dream of serving in the military when she was sexually assaulted by a former Canadian navy ...