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'ISIL Is Not Dead Yet'

OTTAWA - In a challenge to the opposition, Foreign Affairs Minister Rob Nicholson said Thursday the government wants all-party backing of a motion to extend the military mission against militants in I...
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Iraq Combat Mission Gets Green Light

OTTAWA - One by one, Conservative MPs in the House of Commons led by Prime Minister Stephen Harper voted late Tuesday to join the war in Iraq, passing a controversial motion that clears the way for Ca...
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Former NDP Premier 'Proud' Of Harper

WASHINGTON - As Parliament prepared to vote on a military mission in the Middle East, one longtime former New Democrat emphatically expressed his support Tuesday for the Harper government's position.G...
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Canada Sends Advance Team To Middle East

OTTAWA — Canada has deployed a small advance team to the Middle East to finalize basing and logistics with its allies for airstrikes against the extremist group Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. A...
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No Political Cover For Harper

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper is embarking on a combat mission in Iraq with no political cover should anything go awry.New Democrats and Liberals refused Friday to support Harper's decision t...