Recently completed operations list

Canada and North America

Canada and North America

 

Operation PROVISION Support to the Government of Canada’s initiative to resettle Syrian Refugees in Canada.
November 2015 to June 2016
Operation FORGE

Assistance to provincial and municipal authorities in northwest Ontario in the emergency evacuation of more than 3,000 residents from communities threatened by forest fires
July 2011

Operation LYRE

Assistance provincial and municipal authorities to reinforce flood-control barriers along the Souris River in Manitoba
July 2011

Operation LUSTRE

Assistance to local authorities after the Assiniboine River flooded between Brandon and Winnipeg, Manitoba
May 2011

Operation LAMA

Assistance to provincial authorities to provide humanitarian relief in southeastern Newfoundland communities devastated by Hurricane Igor
September 2010

Operation CADENCE

Participation in the RCMP-led Integrated Security Unit supporting the G-8 summit in Huntsville, Ont. and the G-20 summit in Toronto
June 2010

Operation PODIUM

Participation in the RCMP-led Integrated Security Unit during the 2010 Vancouver Olympic and Paralympic Games
February 2010

Operation UNIFY

Contribution of transport and medical assistance to residents of greater New Orleans before Hurricane Gustav
August 2008

Operation NARWHAL

Joint whole-of-government northern operation combining sovereignty patrols and rapid-response exercises in the Northwest Territories
April 2007

Operation LANCASTER

Joint whole-of-government northern operation conducted on Baffin Island
August 2006

Operation UNISON

Contribution to rescue, recovery and flood-relief efforts on the Gulf Coast of the United States after Hurricane Katrina
September 2005

Operation HUDSON SENTINEL

Joint whole-of-government northern operation combining sovereignty patrols and security exercises in Hudson Bay
August 2005

 

Central and South America

Central and South America

 

Operation CENTRAL Deployment of the Disaster Assistance Response Team to La Cieba, Honduras following a major hurricane in Central America
November 1998 to December 1998
Operation CONSTABLE Contribution to the United Nations Transition Mission in Haiti
July 1997 to November 1997
Operation HALO Contribution to the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH)
March to August 2004
Operation HESTIA Humanitarian response to an earthquake that struck Port-au-Prince, Haiti
13 January to April 1 2010
Operation HORATIO

Humanitarian response after Haiti was struck by four hurricanes
10 to 27 September 2008

Operation JAGUAR

Contribution of military aviation and search-and-rescue capability to support the Jamaica Defence Force
2 July to 25 November 2011

Operation TATOU

Support to the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
27 to 29 November 2009

 

Europe

Europe

 

Canadian Armed Forces operations in Bosnia-Herzegovina Contribution to international missions in Bosnia-Herzegovina
December 1995 to March 2004
Operation CHAPERON Contribution of a military observer to the United Nations Military Observers in Prevlaka, Croatia
February 1996 to September 2001
Operation ECHO Contribution to the NATO Stabilization Force and Kosovo Force Italy
June 1998 to 21 December 2000
Operation FORAGE Contribution to the NATO operation ESSENTIAL HARVEST in the former Yugoslav republic of Macedonia.
August 2001 to September 2002
Operation KINETIC Contribution to the NATO peacekeeping force that operated in Kosovo and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
June 1999 to June 2000
Operation HARMONY Contribution to the United Nations Protection Force Balkan Region
February 1992 to December 1995
Operation MEGAPHONE Boarding of the GTS Katie in the Atlantic Ocean
July to August 2000
Operation QUADRANT Contribution to international missions in Kosovo
June 1999 to September 2002
Operation SIRIUS

Periodic participation in the NATO Campaign Against Terrorism in the Mediterranean Sea
October 2004 to December 2005

 

Africa

Africa

 

Operation ADDITION Contribution to the United Nations Mission in Ethiopia and Eritrea
August 2000 to June 2003
Operation AUGURAL Contribution to the African Union Mission in Sudan
July 2005 to February 2008
Operation CARAVAN Contribution to the French-led Interim Emergency Multinational Force in Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo
June to July 2003
Operation ECLIPSE Integration with Dutch contingent to the United Nations Mission in Ethiopia and Eritrea
November 2000 to June 2001
Operation MOBILE

Participation in the international response to the popular uprising in Libya against the regime of Moammar Gadhafi.
February 2011 to October 2011

Operation PRUDENCE Contribution to the United Nations Mission in the Central African Republic
April 1998 to November 1999
Operation REPTILE Deployment of Canadian Armed Forces members as United Nations Military Observers in Sierra Leone
November 1999 to July 2005
Operation SAFARI Contribution to the United Nations Mission in Sudan
15 June 2004 to 9 July 2011
Operation SATURN Contribution to the United Nations-African Union Mission in Darfur
January 2008 to April 2014
Operation SCULPTURE

Participation in international efforts to help the Government of the Republic of Sierra Leone build effective and democratically accountable armed forces
November 2000 to 15 February 2013

Operation SEXTANT Periodic participation in Standing NATO Maritime Group 1 operations in the Mediterranean Sea and Atlantic Ocean
January 2006 to June 2009
Operation SIRONA Participation in international efforts to combat the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone
December 2014 to June 2015
Operation SOLITUDE Contribution of a Military Advisor and Senior Military Liaison Officer to the Special Representative of the Secretary General in West Africa
March 2003 to March 2004
Support to French operations in Mali Support to the Government of France’s  military intervention in the West African country of Mali
January to March 2013
Support to French operations in West Africa Support to the Government of France’s counter-terrorism operation in the Sahel region of Africa
September to December 2015

 

Middle East

Middle East

 

 Operation ALTAIR

Contribution of warships to counter-terrorism operations in the Persian Gulf and Arabian Sea
January 2004 to September 2008

Operation AUGMENTATION Participation in the coalition fleet enforcing United Nations sanctions against Iraq in the Persian Gulf
June 1999 to October 2001
Operation DANACA Contribution to the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force Golan Heights
31 May 1974 to 23 March 2006
Operation DETERMINATION Contribution to an international blockade in the Persian Gulf and Arabian Sea
February to May 1998
Operation GLADIUS Participation in the United Nations Disengagement and Observer Force on the border between Israel and Syria
2005 to 2012
Operation IOLAUS Support to the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq
October 2004 to July 2007
Operation LION Support to DFAIT (now Global Affairs Canada) to help Canadians leave Lebanon
18 July 2006 to 3 September 2006
Operation METRIC Periodic participation in international efforts to enhance security in the eastern Mediterranean region, specifically the Middle East and North Africa
2012 to
Operation RECORD Contribution to the United Nations Iraq-Kuwait Observer Mission
May 1991 to 15 August 2001
Operation SAIPH

Periodic participation in the international campaign to enhance maritime security in the North Arabian Sea, the Persian Gulf and the waters around the Horn of Africa
25 October 2009 to 31 May 2012

Operation TORRENT Humanitarian response to the earthquake that struck Turkey on August 17, 1999
August 1999 to September 1999

 

Asia-Pacific

Asia-Pacific

 

Cambodian Mine Action Centre Contribution to mine-removal operations in Cambodia
1993 to 30 June 2000
Canadian Armed Forces operations in Afghanistan

The Canadian Armed Forces conducted operations in Afghanistan for more than 12 years in a number of different roles involving air, land, and sea assets
October 2001 to March 2014

Operation ATHENA Contribution of peace-support and combat forces to the International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan
17 July 2003 to 1 December 2011
Operation ATTENTION

Participation in the NATO Training Mission Afghanistan
May 2011 to March 2014

Operation PLATEAU Humanitarian aid response to the earthquake that struck Pakistan on October 8, 2005.
14 October to 4 December 2005
Operation RENAISSANCE 13-1

Humanitarian response to the typhoon that struck the Philippines on November 8, 2013
November to December 2013

Operation RENAISSANCE 15-1 Humanitarian relief efforts in Nepal following the earthquakes on April 25 and May 12, 2015
26 April to 29 May 2015
Operation STRUCTURE Humanitarian aid response to the tsunamis that struck Sri Lanka on December 26, 2004
December 2004 to March 2005
Operation TOUCAN Contribution to the International Force in East Timor and the United Nations Transitional Administration in East Timor
October 1999 to April 2001
The United Nations Command Military Armistice Commission (UNCMAC)

Contribution to United Nations Command Military Armistice Commission in South Korea
July 1953 to June 2000

 

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