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Canada sending troops to Ukraine for military training News

By Katherine George Canada will send 200 troops to Ukraine to contribute to military training for the next two years, Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced Tuesday. Defence Minister Jason Kenney and Gen. Tom Lawson, Chief of the Defence Staff, joined Harper at the National Defence Headquarters in Ottawa. This is the latest move by the

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Canada’s role in Iraq News,Politics

By Marlon Gomez Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister confirmed today that Canada will be providing humanitarian aid while keeping full control of their troops. Earlier last week Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced Canada would be sending troops to Iraq. The goal is to send military personnel from the Canadian Special Operations Regiment for 30 days, he

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