Rick Hillier

Trudeau's Deep Military Cuts Risk Another Decade Of Darkness

Jonathan Wade | Posted 04.14.2016 | Canada Politics
Jonathan Wade

The Liberals promised a "leaner, more agile" military, raising concerns over the size of the military. With our current commitment and the promised renewal of UN peacekeeping missions, Canadian soldiers will not be able to sustain such a high operational tempo, let alone if we slash our military numbers.

Sajjan Rules Out Cutting Size Of Military, Despite Economic Woes

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.18.2016 | Canada Politics

National Defence is the largest single discretionary item in the federal budget.

Retired General Criticizes Opponents Of Canada's ISIL Fight

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.06.2015 | Canada Politics

Rick Hillier says Canada could do more in the fight against terrorism in the Middle East.

Retired General Criticizes Opponents Of Canada's ISIL Fight

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.06.2015 | Canada Politics

Rick Hillier says Canada could do more in the fight against terrorism in the Middle East.

Trudeau, Dallaire Give Harper Reality Check On Syrian Refugee Crisis

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 09.15.2015 | Canada Politics

"The number one ingredient we need is political will."

Retired General: Military Can Help Bring In 50K Refugees By Christmas

CBC | Posted 09.13.2015 | Canada Politics

The Canadian Forces could play a key role in helping to bring at least 50,000 Syrian refugees to Canada by Christmas, said retired general Rick Hillier.

Ex-General Angry At MP No-Shows For ISIL Vote

CBC | Posted 05.31.2015 | Canada Politics

Former chief of defence staff Rick Hillier took to Facebook Tuesday to blast MPs who were not present at Monday evening's vote to extend Canada's mili...

'A Different Battlefield'

CBC | Posted 02.13.2014 | Canada Politics

Former chief of defence staff Rick Hillier fears more soldiers may take their own lives over this holiday season and is calling for a board of inquiry...

Harper Kept MacKay In The Dark On Afghan Review

CP | James McCarten, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.02.2011 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Prime Minister Stephen Harper's office was so seized with controlling public opinion of Canada's shooting war in southern Afghanistan that e...

Althia Raj

Tories Tell Diplomats To Hang The Queen

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 11.07.2011 | Canada Politics

HANG THE QUEEN: TORIES TELL DIPLOMATS UPDATE: The request was for missions to reply back by September 15, 2011 to confirm that all official portrai...