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  • A delegation of representatives from the Philippine Armed Forces and the Department of Foreign Affairs came to CanadaFilipino-Canadian relationship strengthened after disaster

    Ottawa, Ontario — On November 8th 2013, Typhoon Haiyan, called Yolanda by the people in the Philippines, wreaked havoc across the country and left many without housing and other essential services.
    April 22, 2014

  • Arctic Divers in their Depth

    The Combined Dive Team, made up of 18 members from the Fleet Diving Unit (FDU-A) Atlantic and four Combat divers from 5 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group have “broken the ice” in Gascoyne Inlet, Nunavut as part of Operation NUNALIVUT 2014. 
    April 22, 2014

  • Afghanistan Memorial Vigil

    The Department of National Defence (DND) and the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) are marking more than 12 years of service in Afghanistan.
    April 17, 2014

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Over 3100 military nurses contributed to the Canadian Armed Forces by caring for the sick and injured during the First World War. This was the only role available to women at the time.

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I'll take this opportunity to salute our Canadian troops overseas and to wish them a prompt and secure return to Canada, a great return to their respective families, wife, children and / or friends.

Mario S. Joyal, Keswick, Drummondville, Quebec, Canada

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